GUWAHATI, June 22 � Sports journalist Gautam Bora died at Apollo Hospital in New Delhi today.
The 37-year-old Bora was associated with Eastern Chronicle as sports reporter since its inception. Earlier, he was working in The Economics Times and Business Times.
Gautam, son of former Director of Information and Public Relation Phatik Bora, was suffering from lever related disease since the last couple of months and was hospitalised in Delhi. But he could nor recover and finally breathed his last today. His death has cast a pall of gloom in the journalist fraternity. He left behind his wife and a son.
His untimely death was condoled by the Assam Sports Journalists� Association, Assam Cricket Association, Guwahati Sports Association, Assam Table Tennis Association, Assam Football Association, Assam Badminton Association, Guwahati Young Star Football Coaching Centre along with a host of sports organisations and sportspersons.