18 - 10 - 2019

Sports journalist Biswajit Sharma passes away

Agartala, April 1,2019: After a prolonged illness, BiswajitSharma, considered to bestate’s one of the finest sports journalist, has passed away this morning. The 41-year-old scribe who was associated with Tripura Times and also was a former secretary of Tripura Sports Journalists Club died of kidney failure.

He breathed his last at Bishalgarh residence  Sunday yearly morning. He is survived by wife andlone son.

Several times in the past, Biswajit went to outstation Hospitals to avail better treatment. Despite all possible  efforts, attempt for kidney transplantation failed due to non-availability of appropriate kidney for him.

The demise of Sharmashocked the entire mediafraternity including themembers of Tripura Times.Chief Minister BiplabKumar Deb, Tripura SportsJournalists Club, TripuraTimes and many others have condoled the death of Sharma.