Legendary Indian classical singer Padma Bhushan Pandit Rajan Mishra passed away on Sunday due to Covid 19, followed by a cardiac arrest. He breathed his last at the Ganga Ram Hospital in New Delhi at the age of 70.
Singer and composer Salim Merchant took to his Twitter and paid tribute. He tweeted, "Heartbreaking news – Padma Bhushan Shri Rajan Mishra ji left us today. He died of Covid in Delhi . He was a renowned classical singer of the Benaras Gharana & was one half of the brother duo pandit Rajan Sajan mishra. My condolences to the Family. Om Shanti."
Pandit Rajan Mishra and his younger brother Pandit Sajan Mishra were legends in the khyal style of Indian classical music.