ALUMNI QUICK FACTS
- Angaraag Mahanta, fondly called Papon was born to the Assamese folk singer couple Khagen Mahanta and Archana Mahanta.
- Papon took the musical scene by storm with his stellar debut in Bollywood with Jiyen Kyun from the movie Dum Maro Dum.
- "My musical journey began before I was born," says Papon in a talk with AOL CoolAge.
- Forms of Blues, Rock, Indian Classic, Folk and electronic underground music are all favourites of Papon.
- Papon formed an electronic folk-fusion band in 2007 called The East India Company.