Legendary classical vocalist Pandit Jasraj has left for his heavenly abode at the age of 90. He took his last breath in New Jersey, the United States. As per reports, his daughter Durga Jasraj announced the news of his passing.
In his career spanning over 80 years, he was honoured with various prestigious awards including Padma Shri, Padma Bhushan and Padma Vibhushan.
Jasraj belonged to Mewati Gharana and was introduced to music by his father. His riyaz once lasted for 14 hours in a day.
He celebrated his 90th birthday in January this year when he said he was using internet to impart his knowledge of music.