Shillong (Meghalaya), Sep 27 : Dr. B. B. Dutta a former professor of Economics at the St. Anthonys College ,here passed away this afternoon.
He was 90 .
Late Dr . Dutta was the former General Secretary of Meghalaya Pradesh Congress Committee and edited a number publications.
He was nominated as member of the Rajya Sabha in 1993 and served till 1999.
He was also instrumental in starting the Arobindo Institute of Cultural Heritage in Shillong .