President’s wife Suvra Mukherjee is dead

New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee’s wife Suvra Mukherjee, who has been ailing for some time, passed away on Tuesday. Suvra, an accomplished Rabindra Sangeet singer, was 74.

The First Lady, who remained hospitalised for 11 days, breathed her last at 10.51 AM at the Army Research and Referral Hospital here.

“It is informed with deep sorrow that First Lady Smt. Suvra Mukherjee passed away this morning (August 18, 2015). She left for her heavenly abode at 1051 AM,” Rashtrapati Bhawan spokesman Venu Rajamony said in a statement.

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