Assam Congress President Anjan Dutta passes away

Assam Pradesh Congress Committee president Anjan Dutta passed away today morning at the AIIMS hospital in New Delhi following cardiac failure. He died due to cardiac failure at 7:11 this morning.

Mr. Dutta, 64, was admitted to the hospital on May 18, and was under treatment at the department of Pulmonary Sciences. He was initially admitted to the Apollo Hospital in New Delhi on May 12 with complaints of severe chest infection.

Anjan Dutta has served as the MLA of Amguri constituency in Assam for three times and also as the Minister of Transport in the state from 2001 to 2006. He was appointed as the APCC President on December 13, 2014.

Dutta leaves behind his wife and three daughters.

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