Eminent vocalist Dipali Borthakur passes away
GUWAHATI: Assam’s eminent vocalist Padmashree Dipali Borthakur passed away on Friday, 21 December, at the age of 77 at Nemcare Hospital, Guwahati after a prolonged illness.
It is to be mentioned that Borthakur received the fourth-highest civilian award of India, the Padma Shri, in the year 1998.
Her songs are sung mainly in the Assamese language, and she is known as the "Nightingale of Assam".
She is survived by her husband eminent pa
inter Neel Pawan Baruah.
Further details awaited.