By Our Kokrajhar Web Desk
Kokrajhar ( Assam) , May 29 : Newly elected MLA of Tamulpur constituency and UPPL leader Leho Ram Boro succumbed to Covid-19 on Friday morning at 9.15 am.
The leader was admitted to Guwahati Medical College Hospital (GMCH) and was undergoing treatment for Covid -19 .
He tested positive for coronavirus on May 27 and was admitted to ICU of G MCH after his health deteriorated.
The United People’s Party, Liberal (UPPL) candidate won the Tamalpur seat by defeating Rangja Khungur Basumatary from Bodoland Peoples Front (BPF) with a margin of 32183 votes in the recently conducted Assam Assembly Polls.
Meanwhile ,BTR CEM and UPPL president Pramod Boro has condoled over the untimely expire of Tamulpur MLA Lehoram Boro,who passed away today due to COVID-19 positive.
He said that in this month of May itself Bodo belt has two MLAs due to COVID-19.
” We have lost our dearly Shri Lehoram Boro, MLA of Tamulpur LAC, today. His sudden demise is a significant loss to the Tamulpur region and the entire UPPL family. He devoted most of his life to the development and upliftment of the region “UPPL president Pramod Boro said.
” May his soul rest in peace and always be in heavenly abode”, Boro added.