Short Name :
Dr. Sangita Kakati
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Birthday Anniversary :
Saturday, September 1
School College University studied:
Cotton College, Guwahati
Xavier’s Institute of Communication, Mumbai
KRD College of education, Chaygaon.
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Extra Curricular Activities :
She’s associated with various NGOs working in the State and is the Chairperson of UBPs Centre for Alternative Vocation.
The highlight of her career is a very popular music album ‘Niribili Godhuli’ by music director Jitul Sonowal. Sangita sang two songs for this album – one solo and the other with Bollywood singer Udit Narayan. Many other renowned artists were associated with the album, including Kumar Sanu, Udit Narayan, Kavita Krishnamurthy and Sadhana Sargam. Apart from that, Sangita has also worked with legends in the world of music – Pankaj Udhas, Bappi lahiri, Usha Mangeshkar, Sonu Nigam, Jagjit Singh, Ila Arun and Alka Yagnik to name a few. She has also done playback singing for popular Bollywood movies Agni Prem and Rafoo Chakkar
Life journey :
After completing her schooling from Chaygaon, Sangita shifted to Guwahati to pursue higher secondary education in Science stream from Cotton College. Finding it difficult to focus on music and science at the same time, she switched to Arts stream and took up English Majors during Graduation from Cotton College. She then went on to pursue MA in English from Pune University and PG Diploma in Mass Communication from Xavier’s Institute of Communication, Mumbai. Sangita has also completed her B. Ed, M. Ed, M. Phil (Education) and Ph. D (English Literature).
Sangita is married to Rajib Prakash Baruah (ACS).