Noted Assamese poet, literary critic and author and winner of the Sahitya Akademi award Nalinidhar Bhattacharyya passed away in Guwahati. Bhattacharyya, aged 95, was suffering from age-old ailments.
Born in 1921 at Meleng Kathgaon near Jorhat, Bhattacharyya began his literary career as a poet, but later also emerged as a leading literary critic and essayist, which brought him several laurels including the Soviet Land Nehru Award (1983), Bharatiya Bhasha Parishad Award (1991), Sahitya Akademi Award (2002), and the Assam Valley Literary Award (2006), to name a few.
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1. Name the Noted Assamese poet, literary critic and author , who has passed away recently?
Source – The Hindu