Rich tributes to Dr. Bhupen Hazarika on 94th birth anniversary

DY365
DY365
Published: September 8,2020 12:46 PM
DY365

Story highlights

September 8, 2020: Bharat Ratna Dr. Bhupen Hazarika was fondly remembered on his 94th birth anniversary on Tuesday.

September 8, 2020: Bharat Ratna Dr. Bhupen Hazarika was fondly remembered on his 94th birth anniversary on Tuesday. People across the state observed the birthday of the legend despite the Covid-19 situation.



At his Xamadhi Khetra at Jalukbari, people paid tributes to him since the morning. President of All Assam Students Union Dipanka Nath paid his tributes to the Bard there. Dr. Hazarika's sister Sudakshina Sharma too paid tributes to him.



The central function was attended by Cultural Affairs minister Naba Doley, Hrishikesh Goswami, media adviser to chief minister and from Sudakshina Sharma. She along with her son Rishiraj Sharma sang some popular songs of Dr Bhupenda, fondly called as Bhupenda.



Singer Bidyasagar also sang some songs of the legend.



The day was observed in other places of the state too with various programmes.