Mr Gogoi, in a statement, announced financial assistance to her from Chief Minister's Relief Fund. He also wished her quick recovery and a healthy life. Known for films like Rudaali, Darmiyaan and Daman, Ms Lajmi was the longtime partner of musician Bhupen Hazarika, who died in 2011
The Assam government on Wednesday announced exemption of entertainment tax on Mary Kom, an upcoming Bollywood movie on the World champion woman boxer from Manipur.
Assam government will soon be setting up the Bhupen Hazarika Photo and Film Archive and Research Centre to focus on all areas in which the maestro excelled, and reflect the rich cultural heritage of the region.