Taburam Taid breathed his last on August 17, in Guwahati. Taid was an eminent Educationist and former chairman of SEBA.
Taid was admitted in Guwahati’s Apollo Hospitals.
Taburam Taid was born in North Lakhimpur’s Gunasuti Oyengia village and joined Cotton College as a lecturer in the Department of English. In 1981 Taid joined as an educational administrator and was posted as a deputy director of Public instruction.
He retired from Assam government service in 2000, however, he continued as the SSB chairman till February 2004.
Taid’s last rites will be held in Gogomukh in Lakhimpur.