Babul Chandra Deka, a serving school teacher and former organizing Secretary of Mangaldoi sub-divisional committee of All Assam Students' Union (AASU) left for his heavenly abode at his residence in Mazgaon near Tangla town in Udalguri district on August 28. He was 55. A noble soul and pious person he was loved and admired by all for his amicable disposition. He left behind his wife, two son, one daughter and a host of relatives and well-wishers. His death was widely mourned by a number of organizations and institutions including Tangla Anchalik committee of AASU, AJYCP, Tangla Media Circle among others. AASU Vice-President Jayanta Kumar Bhattacharya also condoled his demise and expressed condolence to the bereaved family members.