From a Correspondent
Doomdooma, March 30: Bhairab Hazarika, Associate Professor of the Assamese Department, Sadiya College, died on Thursday in a road mishap. He was 54 and is survived by his wife and a son. According to reports received here, he was knocked down by a motorbike in the morning near his residence at Chapakhowa. He was rushed to the hospital but succumbed to his injury on the way. He was an active member of Axam Xahitya Xabha and was associated with the maging committees of a number of local schools. As president of Sadiya College teachers’ unit, he was also a governing body member of Sadiya College. His tragic death has cast a pall of gloom among the teachers fraternity and general public of Chapakhowa.