Com.R.L.Bhattacharjee, veteran P and T leader, Patron of NCCPA and former Dy. Secretary General passed away on 10th September 2019 at his residence at Kolkata. He was ailing for some time. His contribution in building up the movement in W.Bengal and Kolkata is well known. Last year, when I was in Kolkata, I visited him at his house and discussed about his illness, Pension issues etc. He was in Delhi many years as the Dy.SG of NFPE.

My heartfelt condolences to the bereaved family, friends and comrades.