N Biren Singh bemoans the demise of Tarun Gogoi, says he was an inspiration to many

Manipur Chief Minister N. Biren Singh, condoling the demise of former Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi, said that the latter’s ideas and philosophy had inspired many leaders.  “The country, especially the North East region, has lost a great public leader whose works, ideas and philosophy had inspired many politicians and public leaders of the North East region to work for the overall development of the region,” the Manipur Chief Minister said in his condolence message on Monday.

Biren has “expressed deep shock and offered heartfelt condolences on the sudden demise of Tarun Gogoi, a veteran politician and the former Chief Minister of Assam”.

Biren Singh remembered Gogoi as a tall politician, who had served the State of Assam as a Member of Legislative Assembly (MLA) four times. N. Biren Singh further said that Tarun Gogoi became the Chief Minister of Assam in 2001 after he led his party to victory in the State Assembly elections. He had since led the party to a record three consecutive electoral victories in his State as Chief Minister, N. Biren said.

“Moreover, he emerged as a national leader after he was elected the Member of Parliament of the Lok Sabha six times,” N. Biren remembered. 

Sharing the grief of the bereaved family, the Chief Minister, on behalf of the people of Manipur and the State Government, also prayed for peace of the departed soul.

NNN

- Advertisement -

For more such stories, follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Download our Android App. Subscribe to our Website Notifications to stay updated.

Proudly Hosted on
ed1c4a67imp

Also Read

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Connect With Us

8,093FansLike
104FollowersFollow

Latest

Advisory issued to Manipur legislators

In the backdrop of the fast rising cases of COVID-19 in Manipur, the chief minister’s secretariat on Sunday issued an advisory to...

Sashapasei (Phakhamei 2), Singrala’s official teaser is out: To Premier only on UTflix.com on May 1

Sashapasei (Phakhamei 2) Directed by Mazanmung AC is all set to exclusively premier on UTflix.com on May 1, Thursday. The music...

Manipur reports 72 fresh COVID-19 cases on Sunday

On April 1 last, the state recorded only one single-day spike even though the single digit daily spike recorded in the previous...

Sample test collection of Covid-19 commences at Mao Gate, Senapati

As per issued order from the Secretariat of the Health Department, Govt of Manipur, sample test collection of Covid-19 from all persons...

One succumbs to COVID-19 related illness in Meghalaya

A 74-year-old woman died of a COVID-19 related illness in Meghalaya, taking the death toll related to the disease in the state...