Gogoi buys vegetables after eight years

Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Sunday purchased fruits and vegetables from a local market which he frequently visited by bicycle during his youth.

Updated: Nov 15, 2009, 22:07 PM IST

Jorhat: Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi
on Sunday purchased fruits and vegetables from a local market
which he frequently visited by bicycle during his youth.

Gogoi, accompanied by his wife Dolly, enquired about
some old traders and wanted to know the problems of the
vendors.

73-year-old Gogoi, who hails from Jorhart district,
told reporters that he had not been to any vegetables market
since he became the chief minister in 2001.

Bureau Report