Popular Hindi bhajan singer Vinod Agarwal passed away in Mathura at around 4 am today. He was admitted in a critical condition to a private medical facility in Mathura after he complained of chest pain on Sunday, family sources informed.
The 63-year-old was on ventilator after some of the vital organs stopped working, a doctor said. His family members rushed from Mumbai to be by his side at the Nayati Hospital. Director of the hospital Shivani Sharma earlier said that he was extremely critical and was put on life support system.
Born in New Delhi in 1955, Agarwal was a popular bhajan singer for his immitable style of singing. He settled down in Vrindavan for his love for Lord Krishna.
Bhajan singer Vinod Agarwal passed away in a hospital in Mathura around 4 am today. He died due to multiple organ failure. pic.twitter.com/niSsxoFM0H— ANI UP (@ANINewsUP) November 6, 2018
He has to his credit more than 1,500 live programmes across the country and had held shows in Singapore, Italy, Britain, Switzerland, France, Germany, Canada, Ireland and Dubai.
(With IANS Inputs)