Funeral procession held for Tripura Left Front convener Bijan Dhar in Agartala
Agartala: A funeral procession was held in Agartala city with the mortal remains of the Tripura Left Front convener Bijan Dhar.
CPIM central committee member Dhar breathed his last at a private hospital in Kolkata on Monday morning.
A mourning procession left the CPIM West District Committee office at around 1 PM on Tuesday.
The procession traversed various streets of the city including Paradise Chowmuhani, Post Office Chowmuhani.
Leader of Opposition Manik Sarkar also joined the activists and supporters in the procession.
Later, the mortal remains of the leader were brought to the Battala Cremation ground here in Agartala.
The last rites were performed there by the family members of Bijan Dhar.
Meanwhile, the workers and supporters took an oath to lead the party according to the party’s ideology in the coming days by paying their last respects to the deceased leader.