GUWAHATI, Oct 2 - Speaker of the Assam Assembly Ranjeet Kumar Dass released a book titled Nrityachinta-Natyacharcha at Guwahati Press Club on Friday.
Actor Nipon Goswami, former Guwahati Radio Station Director Dinesh Das, writers Dilip Bora, Sailen Bharali and Jagadish Patgiri, among others, attended the programme.
Dass, in his speech, advocated instituting awards in the memory of Phani Sarma and Brajanath Sarma. He said that to attract the new generation towards drama, more drama festivals needed to be organised.
“The book that has been released today has fulfilled a long-pending need of the State and will enrich drama literature,” he added.
The book has been edited by actor and writer Bhupen Goswami and published by Bhabani Prasad Chaliha. It is a collection of selected articles of prominent writers, which had been published in the annual souvenirs of Dibrugarh’s Chayanika group.