Skip to content Skip to navigation

Shankar Baruah cremated

The mortal remains of Shankar Baruah consigned to flames hours after the former DGP shot himself at his residence in Guwahati on Wednesday.

His last rites were performed at the Navagraha cremation ground in the evening.

Before the government officials and the Police officials paid tributes to his mortal remains at the 4th Assam Police Battalion headquarters at Kahilipara.

Chief secretary Jitesh Khosla laid a wreath on behalf of chief minister Gogoi. The Assam Police also gave a gun salute to the lifeless Baruah.

Author info

AT News's picture

Assam Times Staff.

Add new comment

Random Stories

Awearness camp on food processing at Sivasagar

28 Mar 2013 - 3:05pm | SK Hasan
Sivasagar District Industry and Commerce Centre organised an awearness camp on Food Processing industry at Rangpurjyoti Club of Sivasagar town on  March.21. The event was attended by District...

ABSU withdrew dharna

17 Jun 2015 - 7:13pm | Hantigiri Narzary
The All Bodo Students Union(ABSU) has withdrew its scheduled 2-hour dharna programme to be held on June 18 in every district and sub-division offices on demand of Bodo form for NRC updating in the...

Bengaluru mesmerized by Sankaradeva Movment

6 Jun 2013 - 8:49am | Raktim Baruah
These are the Cultural Ambassadors from the youngest one to the oldest one should be representing India across the world, opined Veerappa Moily, very impressed after seeing dance drama “Chordhora...