Tamulpur: Former president of Baksa district BJP, Laba Swargiary (55), an inhabitant of Bhakatpara village under Tamulpur subdivision in the district of Baksa, passed away on Tuesday. He was undergoing treatment at a private nursing home in Guwahati since the last three months. In the evening, Laba Swargiary’s was brought back to his residence at Bhakatpara village in Tamulpur. President of Baksa district BJP, Ram Dahal, general secretary of Baksa district BJP, Arati Bardoloi, Rajesh Boro, BJP leader Rabindra Biswas along with other district leaders, president of Tamulpur Mandal BJP, Hemanta Kumar Rabha, and villagers rushed to his residence to pay homage. He leaves behind his wife, a son, and five daughters.