From a Correspondent
Silchar, Sept 25: Former player and president of Barak Valley Badminton Sangstha Paritosh Chanda passed away at a nursing home in Kolkata at around 3.30 pm on Sunday owing to prolonged illness. He was 80 and left behind his wife, a son, a daughter.
He was the brother of Partha Sarathi Chanda, former principal, Gurucharan College, Silchar. A resident of Malugram, late Chanda was a multi talented man with dymic persolity. A number of eminent persolities, Babul Hore, president, District Sports Association, Bijoy Krish th, chairperson, Jugasankha Group of Publications and other members of DSA, Ajay Chakraborty, Chandan Sharma, Abhijit Gupta and Niranjan Das have expressed their shock. Members of Silchar Veteran Cricketers’ Club, Barak Badminton Sangathan and Malugram Club have also condoled his demise. Late Chanda was an active member of Vishwa Hindu Parishad.