The life and contributions of Dinabandhabi Suchibrata Raichoudhury were recalled by the inmates of the Ambikagiri Raichoudhury Memorial Old Age Home here today at a function held on the old-age home premises.
Synchronising with the 86th birthday of Dinabandhabi Suchibrata Raichoudhury, the birthday of all the inmates of the old-age home was celebrated together amidst fun and other festivities.
The special function was also attended by a large and distinguished gathering including Dinesh Barman, retired bureaucrat and Bijuli Kalita Medhi, Deputy Mayor of Guwahati Municipal Corporation (GMC), who paid tribute to Suchibrata Raichoudhury.
Addressing the function as the chief guest, GMC Mayor Mrigen Sarania paid tribute to the memory of the first lady magistrate of Assam, who also stands out as an outstanding short story writer, poet and novelist.
Sarania described Dinabandhabi as the embodiment of Assamese womanhood and referred to her relentless services for alleviation of the sufferings of marginalised women.
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