Eminent singer Krishnakumar Kunnath popularly known as KK passes away after live performance in Kolkata on Tuesday.
He was 53. . He gave a performance at Nazrul Mancha Kolkata on Tuesday and later went to his hotel where he fell ill.
He was brought to Hospital where he declared death.
Twitter is shocked after KK passes ! From PM Modi to Mamata, Sreya to Papon, Virat to Abhishek remember condolence tweets.
PM Narendra Modi tweeted , “Saddened by the untimely demise of noted singer Krishnakumar Kunnath popularly known as KK. His songs reflected a wide range of emotions as struck a chord with people of all age groups. We will always remember him through his songs. Condolences to his family and fans. Om Shanti.”
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee tweeted , ‘ The sudden and untimely demise of the Bollywood playback singer KK shocks and saddens us. My colleagues have been working from last night to ensure that all requisite support is given for necessary formalities, his rites and to his family now. My deep condolences.”
Former Congress President Rahul Gandhi twitted, ” Krishnakumar Kunnath, fondly known as KK, was one of the most versatile singers of the Indian music industry. His soulful voice gave us many memorable songs. Saddened by the news of his untimely demise last night. My heartfelt condolences to his family & fans across the world.”
prominent Singer Shreya Ghosal tweeted, “One of the most humble, gentle, pure human being I have met in my life. God’s dear child was sent to spread love in the lives of millions of fans, friends and colleagues. Now God needed him back? So soon?! Cruel!! Cant imagine what his family is going through.”
Angaraag Mahanta Papon tweeted’ ” Life is so uncertain!! Just too crazy this is for me to process! God give strength to the family! #KK you will be missed brother! You, your voice and your songs will be forever with us! “
Cricketer Virat Kohili tweeted, ” Lost a magnificent singer of our times and so suddenly. Condolences to his family and close ones. #KK. “
Film star Abhishek Bachan tweeted, ” This is such shocking and sad news. KK, thank you for sharing your talent with us all. Gone too soon. Rest in harmony!”