DIBRUGARH, April 1: The last rites of Assam Jatiya Parishad (AJP) president Lurinjyoti Gogoi’s mother Dulu Gogoi was performed at her native place in Laipuli’s Morankari under Dibrugarh district on Thursday.
Earlier, in the morning hours, the mortal remains of Dulu Gogoi were taken back to her native village from Sanjivani Diagnostics & Hospital in Dibrugarh.
Lurinjyoti also reached Morankari village from Guwahati in the morning hours and performed the cremation process as per tradition.
Dulu Gogoi, the mother of Lurinjyoti Gogoi, breathed her last at 10.45 pm on Wednesday. She suffered a stroke caused by blood pressure on Monday morning.
Several political leaders from both ruling and opposition parties expressed grief over the death of Lurinjyoti’s mother.
Taking to Twitter, Sarbananda Sonowal said, “Saddened to learn of the demise of Dulu Gogoi, mother of Shri @lurinjtgogoi. In this hour of grief, I offer my deepest condolences to Lurinjyoti and his family and prayers for peace of the departed soul. Om Shanti.”
AGP president Atul Bora tweeted, “Anguished by the demise of Smt Dulu Gogoi, mother of Shri @lurinjtgogoi. Deepest condolences to Shri Lurinjyoti Gogoi & other bereaved family members. My deep prayers for eternal peace of the departed soul.”
Raijor Dal president Akhil Gogoi also expressed his grief over the demise of Lurinjyoti Gogoi’s mother.
“The demise of mother Dulu Gogoi will remain to be the most terrible moment of my imprisonment. I along with members of Raijor Dal offer our deepest condolences to Lurinjyoti and his family members. My deep prayers for eternal peace of the departed soul,” Akhil Gogoi said.
Meanwhile, commander-in-chief (ULFA-I) Paresh Baruah along with other members expressed profound grief over the demise of Lurinjyoti’s mother and extended their deepest condolences to the bereaved family members.