|Kamal Hazarika felicitated|
GUWAHATI, May 19 – An ‘intimate interaction’ with veteran lyricist and artiste Kamal Hazarika was held under the aegis of Jyotirupa-Yubatirtha at the Lakshmiram Baruah Sadan today. Dhira Hazarika was also felicitated on the occasion.
The programme titled Senai Moi Jao Dei centered around various aspects of the artiste’s creative life including his inspirations and creations.
Several evergreen songs based on his inimitable lyrics were later sung by select singers. The artiste was felicitated with a phulam gamosa, a seleng sador and a rhino replica, among others, by PG Baruah, president of Jyotirupa and Dr Mrinal Choudhury, president Yubatirtha. Paramananda Rajbongshi, secretary of Asam Sahitya Sabha, also felicitated him with a sarai.