The shooting of “Sonar Boron Pakhi”, a film based on the life of folk singer Padma Shri Pratima Barua Pandey, commenced at Matiabagh near Gauripur town of Dhubri district.
It will be filmed at her residences in Gauripur town, Manas National Park, Guwahati and Calcutta.
In her facebook post the director Bobby Sarma Baruah mentioned that they have started the shoot of this biopic which has been produced by the Assam Film (Finance and Development) Corporation Limited and is co-produced by BB Entertainment Private Limited.
Susmita will play the role of the Goalpariya folk singer as a child, upto 7 years of age. Pranami Barua will play the part from 14 to 45 years, while Arati Barua will act the part of the singer above 45.