Noted Bodo singer, lyric and social worker Phanindra Nath Brahma (Phani Serja) died at a private hospital in Siliguri after prolong illness on Friday. He was 71. Brahma was suffering from diabetes, knee injury and was admitted to the hospital.
Brahma was a retired teacher and was associated with various social activities. He had presented first violin promotion music at the Bodo programme in All India Radio (AIR), Guwahati. He was associated with Bodo cultural organisation since it's inception till his death. He has left behind his wife, son and daughter.
Several organization including All Bodo Students Union ( ABSU), Bodo sahitya sabha condoled his death and prayed for his eternal peace.