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Tarun Gogoi - The Charismatic, Visionary Leader of Assam

23 Nov, 2020
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Tarun Gogoi (born 1 April, 1936) was an Indian politician who served as the Chief Minister of Assam from 2001 to 2016 (Three terms). Gogoi was born in Rangamati tea estate, Jorhat, Assam
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He was a member of the Indian National Congress and led the party to a record three consecutive electoral victories in Assam.
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He completed 15 consecutive years as Chief Minister of Assam on 18 May 2016 as the longest serving Chief Minister of the state.
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Gogoi became a political leader of national stature after he was elected Joint Secretary of the All India Congress Committee (AICC) in 1976.
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He first represented Margherita constituency in 1996–98.
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Gogoi tested positive for Corona Virus on August 26 and from then on suffering from many complications.
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1971 : Elected to 5th Lok Sabha (1st Term). 1977 : Re-elected to 6th Lok Sabha (2nd term). 1983 : Re-elected to 7th Lok Sabha (3rd term). 1998 : Re-elected to 12th Lok Sabha (5th term). 1999 : Re-elected to 13th Lok Sabha (6th term).
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18 May 2001 : Became Chief Minister of Assam. 14 May 2006 : Served 2nd term in office as Chief Minister, Assam. 18 May 2011 : Sworn in as Assam Chief Minister for the 3rd term
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Gogoi tested positive for Corona Virus on August 26 and from then on suffering from many complications.
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He spent the past two months in the hospital and finally recovered from Corona Virus on October 25.
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The 86-year-old veteran politician was re-admitted at GMCH on November 2 due to post-Covid-19 complications.
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The veteran leader passed away on Nov 23, 2020
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