One of the prominent leader and social worker of Longding district Pongsa Saham died of kidney failure yesterday at Sanjivni hospital Dibrugarh Assam. He was undergoing treatment at RK Mission hospital Itanagar and shifted to Dibrugarh that very day.
He breath his last at 8:30 pm on November 25.He was survived by wife and three children.
He was the former general secretary of APPSU and has also contested twice in Arunachal Assembly election.
He Contested assembly election in 2004 and in 2014 He joined BJP in 2015 and was actively participated in party activities.
Minister Education and Library Honchun Ngandam terming him as an exceptionally brilliant youth of Longding district and a good social worker. His death is a great loss for the people of the district Ngandam added.