Thoubal, Aug 21,
President of the Thoubal District Congress Committee Sanjenbam Achou passed away yesterday afternoon at Shija Hospital. Late Sanjenbam Achou served as the President of the Thoubal District Congress Committee for 13 years. Before that he was also the founder member of the District Youth Congress Thoubal and Seva Dal of Congress.
Fitting tribute was paid today to the mortal remain of the district president at the Congress office located at Thoubal Athokpam . A two minutes silence was also observed as a mark to respect to the departed soul.
Former Chief Minister and present leader of the CLP Okram Ibobi who also attended today recall the sacrifice of Achou for the cause of the Congress Party. MLA O. Surjakumar and other district congress leaders were also attended in the tribute paying function.
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