The 3rd Annual Brajanath Sarma Memorial drama festival organised by Smahar has been started from September 11 at Rabindra Bhawan, Guwahati which will run till September 15. Reknowned playwright Arun Sharma inaugurated the event. Classical dancer Gorima Hazorika inaugurated a souvenir ‘Kohinoor’ on the occasion. In the first day, the ‘Nay tam’ group of Puronigudam, Nagaon performed their play ‘Sunamua Gaon’ directed by Anjan Bhuyan and written by Bishnuprasad Rabha. ‘Puboronga’ drama group of Guwahati will perform their drama ‘Birangona’ on the 12th , Samahar will present ‘30th October’ on 13th , ‘Silchar Cultural Unit’ will perform ‘Monosha Kotha’, ‘Kutubpur Gombhira Group’ of Maldoh will perform ‘Gombhira Lukonayto’ 14th and ‘Abinaswar’ of Nagaon will staged their play named ‘Bishnuprasad’ on 15th. It is heartening to note that Samahar Natya Gosthee, the organizing theater society of the drama festival is completing, this year, 25 years of its existence.