Guwahati: Ahongbam Bemthoi Chanu, ACS, who was posted at the Bokajan Subdivision of the Karbi Anglong district as a Magistrate, passed away today following kidney and liver failure.
Her health deteriorated two days ago following which she was admitted to a hospital in Nagaland. After doctors informed her health to be worsening, the decision to take her to Chennai for further treatment was decided via air ambulance. But before she could be airlifted, Chanu breathed her last.
Known widely among her peers as one of the most honest and a dedicated officer, Chanu cracked the Assam Civil Service Examination conducted by the Assam Public Service Commission in the year 2015 and secured 59th position.
Chanu was married to Okram Prasanta Singh, an RTI activist based in Guwahati.