Rs 1 lakh assistance to veteran Assamese actress Anupama Bhattacharya


GUWAHATI: The Assam government has provided financial assistance of Rs 1 lakh to veteran Assam actress Anupama Bhattacharya.

Following chief minister Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma’s instructions, minister of cultural affairs Bimal Borah on Tuesday handed over the cheque to Bhattacharya who was the first actress of Assamese mobile theatre.

“As per instruction of the hon’bl #AssamCM


handed over a Chq of Rs. 1L to doyen of #Assamese performing arts and the 1st actress of #Assamese Mobile #Theatre Smt Anupama Bhattacharya who starred in Fani Sharma’s #Bhogjara,” minister Borah tweeted.