ITANAGAR, Oct 27: Taba Yagio (Tagio), who is considered to be one of the pioneer members of Tebw Lappa Welfare Society (TLWS), passed away on Wednesday. Born on 14 February 1922 at Rachi village under Sagalee circle, Yagio played an important role in shaping the society during early days.
“He was torch bearer and custodian of rich culture and tradition. His death has left a huge vacuum which will be hard to fill,” stated Tebw Lappa Welfare Society, Tebw Youth Association & Tebw Employee Forum in a joint statement. Last rites of late Yagio was performed on Thursday.