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Mangalampalli Balamuralikrishna Passes Away

Carnatic musician Mangalampalli Balamuralikrishna died aged 86 on Tuesdayafter a prolonged period of illness. Balamuralikrishna, 86, a Carnatic vocalist, playback singer, composer and actor, known to South Indian audience for over eight decades since aged six. He has composed more than 400 kirtanas and songs in Telugu, Sanskrit, Kannada and Tamil. Balamuralikrishna received the Padma Vibhushan and several other honours ...

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