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Bhupen Hazarika

People pay floral tribute on the statue of legendary singer late Bhupen Hazarika on his 9th death anniversary at Prasanti Udyan, in Guwahati.

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Members of All Assam Students Union (AASU) pay floral tribute to music maestro late Bhupen Hazarika on his 94th birth anniversary, in Guwahati.

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Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal interacts with the chorus singers of Bishnu Jyoti Kala Kendra at an event to commemorate the 8th death anniversary of Bhupen Hazarika at his Samadhi Kshetra, in Guwahati.

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Members of All Assam Students Union (AASU) light thousands of earthen lamps (diyas) at Prasanti Uddyan to pay their tribute to legendary music maestro Bhupen Hazrika on his 8th death anniversary, in Guwahati.

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AASU Chief Adviser Samujjal Kumar Bhattacharya pays floral tribute to Legendary music maestro Bhupen Hazarika on his birth anniversary, in Guwahati.

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President Ram Nath Kovind confers Bharat Ratna (posthumously) to the son of late Assamese singer Bhupen Hazarika during a ceremony at Rashtrapati Bhavan, in New Delhi.

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Girls paying floral tribute to legendary musician Bhupen Hazarika on his 88th Birth Anniversary at his Samadhi Sthal at Jalukbari in Guwahati

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Bhupen Hazarika (1926-2011)

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A sand artist creates a bust of legendary music maestro Bhupen Hazarika on the banks of river Brahmaputra to tribute to him in Guwahati.

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School Students offering tribute to Legendary singer-composer Bhupen Hazarika at his residence at Najarapaar in Guwahati.

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Bhupen Hazarika (1926-2011)

AICC General Secretary Rahul Gandhi meets Tej Hazarika, son of music maestro the late Bhupen Hazarika in Guwahati. Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi is also seen in the picture.

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A man displays the impression taken from the feet of legendary Indian singer Bhupen Hazarika for preservation, during his cremation in Gauhat. Hazarika, who composed music for hundreds of films, died Saturday in Mumbai. He was 86.

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Teej Hazarika performs the last rites of his father music maestro Bhupen Hazarika during his cremation ceremony at Jalukbari in Guwahati.

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Personnel of Assam police giving gun salute to music maestro Bhupen Hazarika during his cremation at Jalukbari in Guwahati.

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Crowd during music maestro Bhupen Hazarika's cremation at Jalukbari in Guwahati.

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Bollywood actor Seema Biswas pays homage to the body of legendary Indian singer Bhupen Hazarika in Guwahati. Hazarika, who composed music for hundreds of films, died in Mumbai and will be cremated in Guwahati. He was 86 and had been in poor health for months.

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Fans of Music maestro Bhupen Hazarika stand in queue outside Judges’ field to pay their last respect in Guwahati.

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Chief Minister of Assam Tarun Gogoi pays tribute to music maestro Bhupen Hazarika at Judges Field in Guwahati.

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Fans of singing maestro Bhupen Hazarika carrying his body who passed away at the age of 85, arrive at his residence in Nizarapar in Guwahati on Monday.

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People crowd in to pay homage as the body of legendary singer Bhupen Hazarika is brought to his home town in Guwahati, Assam. Hazarika, who composed music for hundreds of films, died in Mumbai. He was 86 and had been in poor health for months.

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File: Legendary singer-composer Bhupen Hazarika with former Prime Minister A. B. Vajpayee at a function in Guwahati in 2004. Hazarika passes away at a hospital in Mumbai on Saturday. He was 85.

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File: Legendary singer-composer Bhupen Hazarika with former President A P J Abdul Kalam during Sangeet Natak Academy awards function in Mumbai in July, 2003. Hazarika passes away at a hospital in Mumbai. He was 85.

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Bhupen Hazarika (1926 – 2011). R.I.P

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File: Legendary singer-composer Bhupen Hazarika, undergoing treatment at a hospital, is battling for his life and is on dialysis.

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Gyanashri Pathak, daughter of literary icon of late Jyoti Prasad Aggarwala, and Prithviraj Rabha son of another literary giant of Assam late Bishnu Prasad Rabha cutting the specially designed cake to mark the 85th birthday of world famous Bhupen Hazarika at a special function organised by AASU with massive show of fireworks and literary evening in Guwahati.

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Khudokhina Sharma, sister of Dr. Bhupen Hazarika lights a candle as she takes part in prayers organized by All Assam Student Union (AASU) for speedy recovery of Dr. Bhupen Hazarika and Mamoni Roisom Goswami in Guwahati.

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Dada Saheb Phalke Award winning singer Bhupen Hazarika being presented with a traditional Assamese Japi during an award function in Guwahati.

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