GUWAHATI, June 29 - Sattriya danseuse Preetilekha Chowdhury has been invited by the Asam Sahitya Sabha, UK to perform at a cultural function to be held as part of its 21st annual general meeting and Sahitya Sanskriti Divas celebration on July 6.
A grade-A regular artiste of Doordarshan Kendra, she learnt Sattriya dance from Garima Hazarika. She honed up her skill under the late Dr Keshavananda Dev Goswami and the late Dr Jagannath Mahanta. She also trained under Naren Baruah.
She was honoured with the Kala Bhushan and Kala Tirth awards for her contribution to the cultural heritage of the country.