|Meet to pay tribute to Naresh Mitra at Press Club tomorrow|
GUWAHATI, Dec 10 - A meeting to pay tribute to senior journalist Naresh Mitra will be held at the Guwahati Press Club at 11 am on December 12, where mediapersons will also try to find some financial measures for the benefit of his family, according to a press release issued by Navajyoti Thakuria, secretary of the Press Club.
Mitra, who had worked as a special correspondent for The Times of India, had met with a mysterious accident on the night of November 22 at Rupnagar in the city and expired at a city-based hospital on December 9.
The Journalists’ Forum Assam (JFA) had earlier raised the issue of the mysterious accident following the observation made by the attending doctors in the hospital and demanded a fair probe into the accident.
It urged Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal to take a personal interest in resolving the issue.