Noted Odia singer, Music director Shantiraj dies of covid

Bhubaneswar : Renowned Odia film singer, composer and Music Director Shantiraj Khosla died of Covid infection at the SCB Medical College and hospital at Cuttack today.

He was 50 and is survived by his wife and a daughter.

Shantiraj had tested covid positive on May 19 and was in home isolation. He was rushed to SCB Medical College and hospital after he developed health complication.

He passed away while undergoing treatment.Shantiraj was honoured with the best music director award in 2019.