Music legend and Padma Vibhushan awardee Pandit Jasraj passes away at 90 in New York

Indian classical vocalist Pandit Jasraj passed away today evening. The music legend had turned 90 in January this year. The news of Indian music legend’s demise was announced by his daughter Durga Jasraj.

MP Ranjan Bhatt paid her last respect as she tweeted, "sadden to know about the sudden demise of Sangeet Martand Padmavibhushan #panditjasraj ji in New York ! He has made an immense contribution to Indian classical music & leaves behind a huge legacy. May his soul rest in peace." 

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Pandit Jasraj was honoured with Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri awards during his lifetime.

(Source: Twitter)