Tabla maestro Pandit Shankar Ghosh passes away

January 23, 2016 12:08 IST 1 of 2
Legendary tabla player Shankar Ghosh died at a private health facility here on Friday after being critically-ill for over a month due to pneumonia, cardiac problems and old age complications, hospital sources said. Ghosh, 80, leaves behind his wife - Hindustani classical vocalist of Patiala Gharana Sanjukta Ghosh - and his famed percussionist son Bickram Ghosh.