Music legend and unparalleled classical vocalist Pandit Jasraj’s passing makes me sad. Spanning a distinguished career of over 8 decades, Pandit Jasraj, a Padma Vibhushan recipient, enthralled people with soulful renditions. Condolence to his family, friends & music connoisseurs. Said President.
PM said, The unfortunate demise of Pandit Jasraj Ji leaves a deep void in the Indian cultural sphere. Not only were his renditions outstanding, he also made a mark as an exceptional mentor to several other vocalists. Condolences to his family and admirers worldwide. Om Shanti.
Home Minister Amit Shah has expressed grief at the demise of renowned classical singer Pandit Jasraj. In a tweet, Mr Shah said that Sangeet Martand Pandit Jasraj was an incredible artist who enriched Indian classical music with his magical voice. He said, his demise feels like a personal loss. Mr Shah said he will remain in our hearts forever through his peerless creations.
Pandit Jasraj was one of the most prominent singers of Indian classical music. In the year 2000, Pandit Jasraj was awarded the Padma Vibhushan, India’s second highest civilian honour.