Row in Assam as Bhupen Hazarika's Bharat Ratna award is 'missing'

The award was received by Hazarika’s only son, Tez, who lives in Canada. Tez has left the country but has not handed the award to anyone. 

published on : 16th August 2019

Assam Governor, CM congratulate Bharat Ratna recipient Dr Bhupen Hazarika

Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal said the Bard of Bramhaputra had a multifaceted personality who set new benchmark in the realm of Indian art and culture.

published on : 9th August 2019

Former President Pranab Mukherjee conferred Bharat Ratna 

Jan Sangh founder member Nanaji Deshmukh and cultural icon Bhupen Hazarika were also awarded the highest civilian honour of India.

published on : 8th August 2019