Singer Bhitali Das succumbs to COVID-19: Himanta Biswa Sarma condoles


GUWAHATI: Popular Assamese singer Bhitali Das succumbed to COVID-19 on Wednesday evening at Kalapahar COVID-19 Hospital in Guwahati.

Taking to Twitter, Assam health minister Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma condoled the demise of the singer who had rendered her voice in so many popular numbers.

“With deep sorrow, I would like to inform you that popular singer Bhitali Das breathed her last today evening after getting infected with COVID-19. She was also diabetic. May her soul rest in peace and I extend my condolences to the bereaved family,” tweeted Sarma.