GUWAHATI, Nov 2 - Pulin Nath (74), a retired employee of the Assam Tribune Group of Publications and a former organising secretary of the Assam Tribune Employees� Union (ATEU), passed away today due to old-age ailments at his residence at Majgaon in North Guwahati. He is survived by his wife, a son and a daughter.
Nath, who originally hailed from Mailabari in Lakhimpur district, joined the Assam Tribune Group of Publications in 1964 as a lino bar man and retired in 2005 as a DTP operator.
He was also an active trade union leader and associated with the ATEU as its organising secretary for many years till his retirement. He actively took part in various rallies and meetings in the interest of his fellow workers and also for implementation of wage board recommendations in the Assam Tribune Group of Publications.
ATEU has mourned the death of Nath and expressed its heartfelt condolences to the bereaved family.