Annapurna Devi, Legendary Hindustani Classical Musician, Dies At 91

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.

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee was one of the first politicians to condole her death.

She was married to sitar maestro Ravi Shankar and had a son with him. She later married Rooshikumar Pandya, a management consultant, who passed away in 2013..

(with additional inputs from PTI)

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