Legendary singer Krishnakumar Kunnath, popularly known as KK, died on Tuesday hours after he performed in a college in Kolkata. The singer, 53, is survived by his spouse and two sons. Prime Minister Narendra Modi condoled KK’s sudden demise. He said Krishnakumar Kunnath’s songs reflected a wide range of emotions and struck a chord with folks of all age teams. “We will always remember him via his songs. Condolences to his family and fans. Om Shanti,” Modi tweeted.
Well-known Bollywood singer and composer KK (Krishnakumar Kunnath) passed away on Tuesday night time in Kolkata. Hours before his death KK was acting at a concert at Nazrul Mancha organized by Vivekananda College where he sang for almost an hour. The singer also posted an image of the live performance and captioned it, “Pulsating gig tonight at Nazrul Mancha. Vivekananda College !! Love you all”.
How did KK die?
KK performed at a concert in south Kolkata’s Nazrul Mancha in south Kolkata. He sang his most well-known songs for an hour before taking ill. The singer was “feeling heavy” after reaching his hotel. He later collapsed and was taken to a non-public hospital. Docs declared him introduced dead. KK was brought to the hospital at 10 pm. Doctors suspect he died of cardiac arrest, PTI reported. A post-mortem examination will be performed on Wednesday to confirm the cause of his death.
KK posed for selfies, gave autographs
A scholar, who attended KK’s concert, said he was superb in the course of the efficiency. Shibasis Banerjee, a student of Gurudas College, said he was filled with energy during the concert. The student informed PTI that KK performed several popular numbers on the stage. He said KK had met during such a show in the past and he instantly recognized him. “He posed with us for selfies and also gave us autographs when we requested,” he mentioned.