#Padma Bhushan

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Shinzo Abe is among the Padma Vibhushan recipients. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@AbeShinzo)

  • S P Balasubramaniam and Maulana Wahiduddin Khan were among those awarded the Padma Vibhushan
  • Tarun Gogoi, Ram Vilas Paswan were credited with the Padma Bhushan
  • Shri Gulfam Ahmed, Ms P Anita, and Ms Bhuri Bai were among those who will receive the Padma Shri award

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Pandit Jasraj dies at 90. (Photo Credit/PTI)

  • Pandit Jasraj died in New Jersey, US, at the age of 90
  • He received several honours, including Padma Shri, Padma Bhushan and Padma Vibhushan
  • PM Modi said that Pandit Jasraj's demise has left a 'deep void in the Indian cultural sphere'.

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
PM Modi in his condolence message said that Pandit Jasraj's demise has left a deep void in the Indian cultural sphere. (Photo Credit/Twitter@narendramodi)

  • Pandit Jasraj's initial training in classical music was by his father Pandit Motiram
  • He was honoured with the title of 'Rasraj' and has more than 300 compositions to his credit
  • Pandit Jasraj even had a planet named after him

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Pandit Jasraj died on Monday aged 90. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • Pandit Jasraj died due to a cardiac arrest at his New Jersey residence
  • The news was confirmed by his daughter Durga Jasraj
  • Celebrities, including Vishal Dadlani, Sona Mahapatra and Yami Gautam paid tributes to him