Former Arunachal Pradesh CM Gegong Apang mourns ex-Assam CM Tarun Gogoi's demise

Wednesday, 25 Nov, 9.39 pm

Former Arunachal Pradesh chief minister Gegong Apang has expressed grief over the death of veteran Congress leader and three-time former Assam chief minister Tarun Gogoi.

Tarun Gogoi passed away on Monday at Gauhati Medical College Hospital (GMCH).

He was 86.

Expressing his condolence, Apang in a statement on Wednesday said the news of Gogoi's death came like a bolt of lightning from a clear blue sky to all.

"In Gogoi's demise, we have now lost a great patriot and statesman of our time.