Sitar maestro Pandit Devabrata Chaudhuri breathed his last today (May 1, 2021) due to a heart attack after he was hospitalized for COVID-19. He was 85 years old. His son Prateek Chaudhuri took to Facebook and shared the sad news about his father’s demise. He wrote, “My Father, The Legend of Sitar, Pandit Debu Chaudhuri… is no more. He was admitted with Covid along with dementia complications and was put in ICU on ventilator around midnight today (1st May 2021)..after which he suffered a heart attack and could not be revived…..In spite of all efforts and prayers he could not be saved. A to the World of Sitar and Indian Music. Great loss. In grief..Prateek Chaudhuri (myself) Runa Chaudhuri (my wife), Rayana Chaudhuri (my daughter) and Adhiraj Chaudhuri (my son).”
According to reports, Pandit Devabrata Chaudhuri was rushed to a hospital in New Delhi after he tested positive for COVID-19. His oxygen level also fell rapidly and his health deteriorated on Friday evening. The doctors had put the sitar maestro on ventilator support. Well, he was known for his contribution to the music industry and was given several awards including Padmabhushan, the Padmashree, and the Sangeet Natak Akademi Award.
Stay tuned to BollywoodLife for the latest scoops and updates from Bollywood, Hollywood, South, TV and Web-Series.
Click to join us on Facebook, Twitter, Youtube and Instagram. Also follow us on Facebook Messenger for latest updates.