Veteran singer Nirmala Mishra died at her residence within the Chetla space right here within the early hours of Sunday after struggling a large coronary heart assault, a senior physician stated. He was 81. Nirmala Mishra, who lent her voice to songs in a number of Bengali and Odia movies, had been battling age-related illnesses for a while. “She suffered a large coronary heart assault round 12.05 am and was taken to the closest nursing residence, the place the singer was declared lifeless,” the physician instructed PTI.
Born in 1938 in West Bengal’s South 24 Parganas district, Nirmala Mishra is a recipient of the Sangeet Sudhakar Balakrushna Das Award, which was conferred on the singer for her lifetime contribution to Odia music.
Her in style Bengali songs embody ‘Eamon Ekta Jhinuk’, ‘Bolo to Arshi’ and ‘Eai Banglar Mati Te’, whereas a few of her hit Odia songs are ‘Nida Bhara Raati Madhu Jhara Janha’ and ‘Mo Mana Beena Ra Taare’.
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has expressed grief over the dying of Nirmala Mishra. A number of different celebrities and her followers additionally paid tribute to the late singer on social media.
The singer’s physique might be taken to Rabindra Sadan round 11 am for her followers and admirers to pay their final respect, official sources stated.