Classical music doyenne Annapurna Devi no more
: Hindustani classical musician Annapurna Devi died at Breach Candy Hospital here on Saturday morning, a hospital source said. She was 89. “She died on Saturday morning,” a Breach Candy Hospital’s staff member told IANS. The Indian ‘surbahar’ player was the daughter and disciple of sarod exponent Allauddin Khan. Singercomposer A.R. Rahman tweeted: “RIP...respect. Annapurna Devi.” Music producer Durga Jasraj also mourned the death of the former wife of legendary sitar player Ravi Shankar.