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Senior Dimasa Cong leader dies

GUWAHATI: Senior Congress leader and former minister Govind Chanda Langthasa passed away ag a private hospital in Guwahati on Saturday.

The end struck at 1.30 ay night in Down Town Hospital where he was undergoing treatment for the last couple of days.

APCC leaders along with many Dimasa people living in the city thronged the hospital premises as soon as the news of his demise spread like wild fire in the wee hours.

After the last respect at the Rajib Bhawan premises in Guwahati in the morning, the life less Langthasa scion is being brought to Haflong for last rites according to Dimasa tradition.

Many public leaders and organizations have condoled Langthasa's death and prayed for eternal peace of the departed soul.

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