Iffat Ara Dewan


Iffat Ara Dewan is a distinguished vocalist from Bangladesh. She trained under the guidance of Waheedul Haque, Sanjida Khatun and completed a five-year course at Chhayanaut Sangeet Vidyayatan. Dewan specialises in Rabindra Sangeet, Nazrul Sangeet, songs by Atul Prasad Sen, Rajanikanta Sen, D L Roy, as well as vintage Bengali songs of the 1920s, 40s, 50s and 60s.  She has performed in Bangladesh and abroad. Dewan is a recipient of the Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy Award, Citycell – Channel i Music Award, and Bangla Academy-Rabindra Puraskar, amongst others.