In a shocking incident, noted Bengali folk band Dohar’s singer Kalika Prasad on Tuesday died due to a major a road mishap in Hooghly’s Gurap. Six others of his band members were also injured in this accident and three of them were critically injured. All members were immediately rushed to Burdwan medical college. But after admitted, Doha’s famed singer kalika Prasad declared brought dead by doctors.
According to sources, the car of the Doha band hit by lorry from backside, turned turtle and fell into a gorge near Gurap. Chief Minister of West Bengal Mamata Banerjee condoled the sudden demise of Kalika Prasad. She tweeted:
‘Shocked at the tragic demise of Kalikaprasad Bhattacharjee of Dohar . His passing is a big loss to Bengali music. Kalikaprasad’s demise is a personal loss. He was a close friend. Condolences to his family and fans.”
Many singers across the Bengal also condole the sudden death of noted folk singer Kalika Prasad. Singing fraternity has expressed grief over the sudden death. they expressed it through the following tweets.
Kalikaprasad passed away in an accident near Bardhaman. Can’t accept this. R.I.P,Arindam Sil tweeted.