Indian classical vocalist Pandit Jasraj passed away at the age of 90 in New Jersey, US on Monday. According to the reports, his daughter Durga Jasraj had confirmed to PTI, stating that the celebrated musician had passed away in the US.
Friends and family of the beloved legend Pandit Jasraj have been expressing their grief since then and among them is Marathi cinema’s popular playback singer Priyanka Barve.
Priyanka took to her Instagram handle to share an adorable picture with vocalist Pandit Jasraj and wrote “Shocked and saddened to hear that Padma Vibhushan Pandit Jasrajji is no more.
We have grown up listening to him.End of an era. Prayer for departed soul.Deepest condolences to the family and @durgajasraj ji#omshanti 🙏🏻”
Pandit Jasraj was a recipient of various prestigious awards and honours including Padma Shri, Padma Bhushan and Padma Vibhushan in a career spanning almost 80 years.