Pandit Jasraj funeral: Family brings mortal stays dwelling; daughter Durga Jasraj interacts with media

by Jeremy Spirogis
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Pandit Jasraj to be cremated with state honours& 

In a deeply upsetting piece of stories, Padma Vibhushan Pandit Jasraj breathed his final on August 17. He was 90. He breathed his final in New Jersey. 

The information of his demise left the Indian music and movie business heartbroken and plenty of took to social media to mourn the lack of one among India’s most famed  vocalists. In a profession spanning over 80 years, Pandit Jasraj was honoured with a number of awards together with Padma Shri, Padma Bhushan and Padma Vibhushan.  

According to the media coordinator of the household, Pandit Jasraj’s Antim Darshan might be held tomorrow, on August 20 at 9:30 am at his Versova residence. The final rites might be carried out at Pawan Hans Crematorium, SV Road, Vile Parle (West).

Pandit Jasraj might be cremated with full state honours and a 21-gun salute. 

Pandit Jasraj's daughter interacts with media

President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi had been among the many many who mourned the demise on social media and provided condolences to the household. “The unfortunate demise of Pandit Jasraj Ji leaves a deep void in the Indian cultural sphere. Not only were his renditions outstanding, he also made a mark as an exceptional mentor to several other vocalists. Condolences to his family and admirers worldwide. Om Shanti,” learn PM Modi’s tweet. 


Many from the leisure business together with Shabana Azmi, Swara Bhasker, Adnan Sami, AR Rahman, Salim Merchant and Madhur Bhandarkar additionally grieved the loss on Twitter. 

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