GUWAHATI, March 27: Dr. Sankhadhar Barua, the senior-most Pediatrician of Assam and Silchar Medical College (SMC) Principal, passed away at his residence at Manik gar, RG Baruah Road on March 24. He was 90. He was instrumental in establishing the Department of Pediatrics in Assam Medical College. He leaves behind a son, two daughters, a son-in-law, a grand-son and a host of well wishers.
Senior-most Pediatrician passes away