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  • | June 28th, 2012

    Bhupen Hazarika passes away

    Bhupen Hazarika passes away

    The legendary Assamese singer-composer passed away after fighting for life in hospital
    Bhupen Hazarika, veteran classical music director and singer, passed away in a Mumbai hospital today. He was 85. The legend had been ill for the past few months after a bout of pneumonia. He was critically ill and on dialysis when he died. The Padma Bhushan awardee was not just a singer-songwriter, but an acclaimed poet, journalist, filmmaker and writer. Click here to read more