Thursday, December 13, 2012 12:55 IST
Maharashtra Governor K. Sankaranarayanan and Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan Wednesday condoled the death of renowned sitar
maestro Pandit Ravi Shankar, who passed away in a US hospital.
Sankaranarayanan said: "Bharat Ratna Pandit Ravi Shankar was one of the greatest Indian musicians who popularized Indian classical
music at the global level."
Added Chavan: "The country has lost a great international musician who introduced the Indian classical music to the Western world."