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Eminent Assamese litterateur Mahim Bora passes away

Bora's literary works include Kathanibari Ghat, Bohubhuji Tribhuj, Rati Phula Phul, Barayatri, Chakravat, Tinir Tini Gol, Putala Ghaiz, and so on.

Aug 8, 2016 15:29 IST
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Eminent Assamese litterateur Mahim Bora passed away on 5 August 2016 following old age problems at Nagaon district, Assam. He was 92. He is survived by a son and two daughters-in-law.

Bora was a Padma Shri and Sahitya Akademi winner.

About Mahim Bora
• Bora's literary works include Kathanibari Ghat, Bohubhuji Tribhuj, Rati Phula Phul, Barayatri, Chakravat, Tinir Tini Gol, Putala Ghaiz, and so on.
• He was born at a tea estate of Sonitpur district. He was an MA in Assamese literature from Gauhati University
• He had received the Sahitya Akademi award for his most popular work Edhani Mahir Hanhi in 2001.
• He also received Padma Shri in 2011 and the Assam Valley Literary award in 1998.

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