SIVASAGAR, Feb 12 � Prafulla Bezbaruah, one of the descendents of Sahityarathi Laksminath Bezbaruah, president and the only senior advocate of Sivasagar Bar Association, noted litterateur and reputed stage actor passed away this morning at his Amolapatty residence. He was 76.
Bezbaruah was considered an authority on Assamese literature of Jonaki and Banhi eras.
He took a keen interest in turning Laksminath Bezbaruah�s property in Chambalpur, Orissa into a museum with the help of Govt of Assam. He leaves behind his wife, a son and a daughter.