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Lifeless Gowala coming on Thursday

A pall of gloom descends Congress party in rank and file following the sudden death of Dinesh Prasad Goala.

The Lakhipur MLA and former minister passed away at Medanta - The Medicity hospital in Gurgaon early in the morning on Wednesday.

As soon as the sad news spread like wildfires across the state, his associates and relatives thronged at his house in Silchar in the morning.

Chief minister led the state in condoling the death of the senior Congress leader. His family members told Assam Times in New Delhi that his body would be flown back to Silchar on Thursday to be cremated after last respect.
He was airlifted to the Medanta Medicity hospital in Gurgaon on April 11 when his condition refused to improve in Silchar where he was initially admitted following cardiac arrest.

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