Rajan Mishra

Rajan Mishra

Rajan Mishra renowned classical singer passes away due to Covid-19 related complications

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Hindustani Classical Singer Rajan Mishra passed away due to cardiac arrest after being diagnosed with Covid-19 at the age of 70 years.

He was admitted to Delhi’s St Stephen Hospital for Covid-19 where he suffered two heart attacks on Sunday.

  • The renowned vocalists in Khyal style was a Padma Bhushan awardee.

Key points of Mishra :

  • He belongs to Benaras gharana.
  • Pandit Rajan Mishra, along with brother Sajan Mishra have performed for both Indian and global audiences for decades now.
  • He was born in 1951in Varanasi.
  • He received his musical training under his father Hanuman Prasad Mishra and trained by Ram Das Mishra, his grandfather.
  • He also got Gandharwa National Award, The Sangeet Natak Akademi Award, and the National Tansen Award.
Rajan Mishra
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Reference : https://www.jagranjosh.com/current-affairs/hindustani-classical-singer-rajan-mishra-passes-away-at-70-1619419449-1

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