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Folk singer Indramohan Rajbongshi dies of corona

PM mourns

April 08, 2021 12:00:00

Prominent folk singer, researcher and Swadhin Bangla Betar Kendra vocal artiste Indramohan Rajbongshi died of Covid-19 at a city hospital on Wednesday, reports UNB.

Indramohan, who had tested positive for Covid-19, breathed his last at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU) around 10:20 am.

The Ekushey Padak recipient was admitted to the hospital on Monday with multiple health complications.

In the early 1950s', Rajbongshi started to learn music from his grandfather Krishna Das Rajbongshi.

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina expressed deep shock and sorrow at the death of Indramohan Rajbangshi.

In a condolence message, she said the contribution of the Ekushey Padak winning brilliant singer in flourishing the country's folksongs will be remembered.

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