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Bhupen Hazarika quiz competition

Dr Bhupen Hazarika Foundation is organizing a quiz competition on September 8 at Bishnu Nirmala Trust, Latasil, Guwahati, marking the Maestro’s 90th birth anniversary. The completion will be started from 11 AM and remain open for all age group consisting of two members team. The topic of the Quiz Completion is ‘Dr. Bhupen Hazarika’.

Interested participants could contact Utpal Sarma (97064-28016) and Upakul Das (97067-68938) for details.Prize money, books and certificates will be presented to the winners of the competition as stated by Dipanka Hazarika, Secretary, BHF. The competition will be conducted by popular Quiz Masters duo Dilip Sarma and Dipankar Kaushik.

It is to be noted that Dr. Bhupen Hazarika Foundation is the brainchild of Tej Hazarika, New York based writer and critic as well as worthy son of Dr. Bhupen Hazarika. This will be second endeavour of Dr. Bhupen Hazarika Foundation to orgainse such type of event.

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