Odisha: Veteran Music Director Basudev Rath No More

07 April 2019

Bikash Sharma

Bhubaneswar: Well known music director Basudev Rath passed away at SCB Medical College and Hospital here today evening. He was 68.

The veteran music director was suffering from health complications since one month and was hospitalised. Rath's daughter informed about his demise.

Rath's contribution to the Odia film indutry was unmatched. Some of the super-hit songs such as ‘Kali Dekhili Gori Dekhili’, ‘Maa Tume Jagatara Saha Bharasa’, ‘Jhumka Tike Tu Ta Halei De’, and many more were composed by this legend.

Odia cine industry has expressed deep condolences on the demise of the veteran music composer.