Achyut Lahkar an Expert Theatre Personality is No More [ Current Affairs ]

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Achyut Lahkar a well-known theatre personality, playwright and doyen of Assam’s mobile theatre movement passed away in Pathsala, Assam due to a protracted illness at the age of 85 years. He was measured as the father of the Bhryamyman or Mobile Theatre of Assam.

Achyut Lahkar an Expert Theatre Personality

Achyut Lahkar an Expert Theatre Personality

Achyut Lahkar an Expert Theatre Personality

  • During 1960s he had given birth to mobile theatre in Assam.

About Achyut Lahkar

  • He was born in 1931 at Pathsala, Assam.
  • He entered in a theatre enthusiast from his childhood days.
  • He was an original actor, dramatist, director and manufacturer and theatrical numerous memorable plays on the mobile theatre stage.
  • He had created Nataraj Theatre, the first mobile theatre company of Assam in 1963, which later gave the mobile theatre movement the shape of a successful entertainment industry.
  • He also had worked as published and edited an illustrated magazine called Deepawali for some time.
  • Awards and Honours:
  1. Kamal Kumari National Award in 1997
  2. Mancha Prabhakar Award
  3. Bhaben Barua Award
  4. Braja Nath Sarma Award

- Published on: June 13, 2016