GUWAHATI, July 13 - Tributes were paid to writer and social worker Biju Deka and her literary and social contributions recalled at a public meeting held at Panjabari on the occasion of her seventh death anniversary on Thursday.
Urmila Chakravarty, former president of Brihattar Panjabari Sahitya Sabha, presided over the function. Khagendra Prasad Deka, retired principal of Goalpara College and husband of the late Biju Deka, welcomed the guests.
Senior journalist DN Chakravartty recollected his association for over a decade with Biju Deka and described her as an accomplished writer and devoted social worker.
Usha Deka, Hira Kataki, Debaprasad Talukdar and Madhuchanda Talukdar spoke about Deka’s contributions.