Manna Dey`s Assamese songs were very popular: Gogoi

Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi said Manna Dey`s voice won over hearts of many generations in the last few decades.

PTI| Updated: Oct 24, 2013, 18:04 PM IST

Guwahati: Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Thursday said Manna Dey`s voice won over hearts of many generations in the last few decades.
Besides thousands of songs in Hindi, Bengali and other languages, Dey`s Assamese songs were also very popular among people, Gogoi said in a condolence message to the singer`s family.
"It is an irreparable loss to the country`s music, more particularly to film music," Gogoi said.