Classical singer Rajan Mishra has died due to Covid-19 in Delhi. He was admitted to Delhi’s St Stephen Hospital after he developed heart complications along with Covid-19.
Belonging to the Benaras gharana, Pandit Rajan Mishra, along with brother Sajan Mishra have performed for both Indian and global audiences for decades now.
The brothers were renowned vocalists in the khyal style of Indian classical singing. They have been honoured by the Padma Bhushan award, the Sangeet Natak Akademi award and the Gandharva National award in their meritorious career.
Justice Nuthalapati Venkata Ramana was sworn in as the 48th Chief Justice of India by President Ram Nath Kovind.
Chief Justice Ramana hails from Ponnavaram Village, Krishna District in Andhra Pradesh. Justice Ramana will serve as the CJI for a year and four months till August 26, 2022. He is the second CJI from the state of Andhra Pradesh.
He was appointed as a permanent Judge of the Andhra Pradesh High Court on June 27, 2000. He functioned as Acting Chief Justice of Andhra Pradesh High Court from March 10, 2013 to May 20, 2013.