GUWAHATI, Oct 16 - For the third time, Gauhati Commerce College is organising a State-level inter college �Bhupen Sangeet� competition on October 26 with a motive to preserve and promote the timeless classics of the music maestro in the voice of younger generation.
Titled Gabhir Aasthar Gaan, the competition would be inaugurated by the Vice-Chancellor of KK Handique State Open University, Dr Hitesh Deka. The competition would include 12 selected songs of Dr Bhupen Hazarika.
The prize distribution ceremony would be attended by Dr Shyamal Prasad Saikia, DIG, Assam Police, as the chief guest. Each college can send two contestants for the competition. Cash prizes worth Rs 20,000, Rs 15,000 and Rs 10,000 would be given to the three best performers. Details of the competition are available on the college website.