Former Assam CM Tarun Gogoi passes away at 84

Former Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi, who was undergoing treatment at the Gauhati Medical College Hospital for post-COVID complication, passed away on Monday at the age of 84.

The senior Congress leader’s health condition had deteriorated today morning.

Gogoi, who was on ventilation and had suffered a multi-organ failure, was on dialysis on Sunday.

He had tested positive for COVID-19 on August 25 and admitted to the GMCH the next day.

The 84-year-old was three-time chief minister of Assam.