Pratima Barua Pandey Memorial Award Conferred to Khagen Gogoi


Guwahati: The Pratima Barua Pandey Memorial Award instituted by All Assam Students’ Union (AASU) today announced  that this year the award will be conferred to the popular folk singer Khagen Gogoi

The students’ union will reportedly hand the award to Khagen Gogoi in Guwahati on December 27.

Notably, the event is organised on the death anniversary of the iconic singer Pratima Barua Pandey, who took Goalparia Lokageet to the world.

Popular folk singer Khagen Gogoi has many hit songs. He shared with the state’s singing sensation and icon Zubeen Garg on many occasions.

Gogoi also appeared on famous MTV’s famous show Coke Studios alongside Shankar Mahadevan.