|The photo tweeted by Prime Minister Narendra Modi|
New Delhi, Aug 17: Music legend Pandit Jasraj passed away today in US. He was 90 years.
“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”, Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted.
Pandit Jasraj was the recipient of various national and international awards and honors including Padma Shri, Padma Bhushan and Padma Vishushan.