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Annapurna Devi, Legendary Hindustani Classical Musician, Dies At 91


Annapurna Devi was suffering from age related issues for the past few years, hospital officials said.

New Delhi: 

Legendary musician Annapurna Devi died at Breach Candy hospital in Mumbai on Saturday, hospital officials said. She was 91.

She was declared dead at 3.51 am, they added. 

Annapurna Devi was suffering from age-related issues for the past few years, hospital officials said.

Annapurna Devi was an Indian surbahar player of Hindustani classical music and she was the daughter and disciple of Allauddin Khan.

She was married to sitar maestro Ravi Shankar.

(with additional inputs from PTI)

 



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