The Queen of Thumri Girija Devi Passes Away
Girija Devi was born in 1929 in a zamindar family. She sang in Seniya and Banaras gharanas. She was known for her Thumri singing.
She was brought to a hospital in Kolkata in the afternoon due to a cardiac arrest and she breathed her last around 9PM on 24th Oct, 2017