Chakradhar Deka

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Born(1963-09-03)September 3, 1963
Mukalmua, Assam, India
DiedDecember 30, 2007(2007-12-30) (aged 44)
  • Film director
  • Producer
  • Screenwriter
  • Author
  • Entrepreneur
  • Social activist
Known forFounder of Rajkumar Film Production and Rajashree Theatre
FamilyNarayan Deka (Brother)
  • Best Writer, 9th Moonlight Media Awards
  • Best Director, Y's Men International

Chakradhar Deka (3 September 1963 - 30 December 2007) was an Assamese film director, producer, screenwriter, author, entrepreneur and a social activist. He was the founder of Rajkumar Film Production and Rajashree Theatre.

He is the elder brother of a politician Narayan Deka.

Early Life

Chakradhar Deka was born on 3rd September 1963 in Mukalmua (Nalbari, Assam). He was a part of the Assam Movement and had served as an advisor in the Barkhetri Anchalik Students Organization.

Deka was also a registered Class 1(A) contractor under Public Works Department, Assam.


Deka entered the film industry in the early 2000s. He has worked with popular artists like Jatin Bora, Ravi Sarma, Angoorlata Deka, Aimee Baruah, Zubeen Garg and Shaan[1][2][3]

Film Role Year
Ahankaar Producer 2000
Prem Bhora Shokulu Executive Producer 2001
Aei Maram Tumar Babey Producer 2001
Bandhan Producer 2003
Soru Bowari Producer, Director, Writer 2003


In 2004, Chakradhar Deka founded Rajashree Theatre, a mobile theatre company in Assam. The theatre has staged 48 plays till date and performed over 10,000 shows in several regions of the state.

In 2005, the theatre adapted the Hollywood classic The Godfather into a play. The adaptation was scripted by Pabitra Kumar Deka.

In 2007, producer Deka collaborated with writer-actor Champak Sharma to recreate the iconic Bollywood film Sholay on stage.[4] [5]


In 2001, Chakradhar Deka wrote a book titled Dhanxor Gorahot Axom (Assam on its way of destruction) : An Analytical book on Assam's economy.

Moromor Bowari (2004), Nuphula Phulor Samadhi (2005), Maa Aru Maammi (2006) and Sendur (2007) are the plays written by Deka for his theatre.


List of awards won by Chakradhar Deka
Category Film/Drama Host Year Status
Best Film Soru Bowari Royal Challenge 8th Moonlight Media Awards 2003 won
Best Writer Moromor Bowari 9th Moonlight Media Awards 2004 won
Best Director Nuphula Phulor Samadhi Y's Men International 2006 nominated
Best Theatre Group Rajashree Theatre Y's Men International 2006 won
Best Theatre Group Rajashree Theatre Shree Shree Hari Mandir Raas Committee 2007 won

Chakradhar Deka Memorial

Chakradhar Deka Memorial Football Championship

Deka was a footballer in early stages of his life. He also served as a referee in various local tournaments. A football tournament is organised in his memory and clubs from all over the country are being invited every year.[6][7][8][9]

Chakradhar Deka T20 Cricket Tournament

A local cricket tournament is organised every year in Mukalmua in the memory of Late Chakradhar Deka.[10][11]


  1. Meghranjani (2018-07-13). "Ahankar | Assamese Film | Jatin Bora | Watch Now". Magical Assam. Retrieved 2020-05-06.
  2. Staff, Magical Assam (2018-07-08). "Xoru Bowari | Full Assamese Film". Magical Assam. Retrieved 2020-05-06.
  3. "How Assam's BJP MLA Angoorlata Deka Faces Sexism Post-Electoral Win". Youth Ki Awaaz. 2016-06-24. Retrieved 2020-05-06.
  4. "Gabbar learns Assamese for stage - Coming this August to a venue near you: Champak Sarmar Sholay". Retrieved 2020-05-06.
  5. "Not Bollywood, but this remake is a hit". Hindustan Times. 2007-09-06. Retrieved 2020-05-06.
  6. "Mukalmua football from Sept 16". The Assam Tribune Online. Retrieved 2020-05-06.
  7. "Siliguri FC to play Green Valley in final". The Assam Tribune Online. Retrieved 2020-05-06.
  8. "Chakradhar Deka Memorial Prize-money Football Championship | YoGems". Retrieved 2020-05-06.
  9. "ASEB lift Chakradhar Deka Trophy". The Assam Tribune Online. Retrieved 2020-05-06.
  10. "AG Assam champs". The Assam Tribune Online. Retrieved 2020-05-06.
  11. Desk, Sentinel Digital (2019-05-08). "AG Assam Sports Club lifts Chakradhar Memorial T-20 Cricket Tournament title- Sentinelassam". Retrieved 2020-05-06.

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