Skip to contentSkip to navigation

Social activist dies

Senior citizen and social activist of Margherita Guru Prasad Chetia passed away following cardiac arrest at his resident at Thermal Road on Sunday evening.

He was 68. Chetia, a retired telecom SDO associated with many organizations for the last couple of years. He was the president of Margherita Senior Citizen's Association, President of Margherita Gano Mancho, Life Time Member of Ledo Valley Lions Club,President of Asomiya Bhaasha Shartho Suraksha Manch and many other social related organisation.

He is survived by his wife, a son and a daughter. Margherita Senior Citizen's Association and Several Student Organization of Margherita condoled his untimely death.

Author info

AT News's picture

Assam Times Staff

Add new comment

Republish

Republish this content

Random Stories

Grenade recovered in encounter spot

30 Apr 2014 - 11:41am | AT News
Army, police and CRPF claimed to have seized a huge grenade and two pistols from Jingia village in Bihali hours after three NDFB-S militants were killed in encounter on Wednesday.Identified as Asatom...

AGP, BJP field chargesheeted candidate: Gogoi

28 Mar 2009 - 7:50pm | editor
Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi charged the Opposition AGP and BJP with fielding a charge-sheeted candidate to contest the forthcoming Lok Sabha polls. Addressing the reporters at a function on...

Kidnapped workers still clueless in Karbi Anglong

7 Apr 2012 - 3:16am | editor
Eight labourers are still remaining traceless even 24 hours after they were kidnapped from a construction site by KPLT militants in Karbi Anglong district. Security forces are launching combing...