Last rite of eminent film producer and tea industrialist, Tapobrata Barua was performed today at Navagraha Crematorium. His mortal remains were brought back from Delhi, where he passed away in the wee hours of Tuesday.
Barua was one of the most successful film producers in Assam and he was also the man behind Mridula Baruah and Biju Phukan starrer super-hit Assamese film Bowari.
Bowari did good business in cinemas and helped the director, the male and female leads and the producer establish themselves in the industry. Songs such as Mon Hira Doi… Chaikel Nahai Tilinga… became an evergreen number in entire Assam.