Eminent Folk Artiste Prahallad Sahoo No More


Bhubaneswar: Veteran folk artiste Prahallad Sahoo has passed away at his residence at Sarua in Khurda district on Sunday. He was 86.

According to reports, Sahoo was suffering from age-related ailments since past few months. However, he breathed his last today.

He was survived by his four sons and two daughters.

Sahoo used to sing traditional Odia songs like Chhanda, Odishi, Champu and Chaupadi along with Sanskrit shlokas in his performance to the amusement of the puritans of the folk art.

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