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Priya Ranjan Dasmunsi, passes away

KOLKATTA, NOVEMBER 20TH Priya Ranjan Dasmunsi, former information and broadcasting minister, passed away at the age of 72 on Monday. He was in coma after a stroke and paralytic attack, leaving him unable to speak or recognise anyone in 2008.
Dasmunsi, a five-time parliamentarian, represented the Raiganj Lok Sabha constituency in West Bengal. He started his political career as the state President of Indian Youth Congress in West Bengal from 1970 to 1971. He got elected for the second time in 1984 and was inducted into Rajiv Gandhi's cabinet. He was sworn in as Union Minister of State, Commerce.

Nov 20, 2017
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