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Priyambada Hazarika passes away

Dr Bhupen Hazarika’s wife Priyambada Hazarika passed away after a brief ailment in the USA on Wednesday. 

According to information, the octogenerian former IFS officer breathed her last at 12.30 at a local hospital in Canada where she was undergoing treatment of heart ailment. Son Tez Hazarika and his family members were present beside her when the end came. Hazarika’s family members in Guwahati are leaving for the USA. 

A pall of gloom is descending in Nizarapar immediately after the maestro's family members received the sad news at night.

Priyam met Dr Bhupen Hazarika when the maestro was pursuing his doctorate course at Columbia university in the USA. Then she got married and played a role in Hazarika's first ever film Era Bator Sur.    

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