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Eminent singer KK, 53, passes away post peformance in Kolkata

The singer was brought to Kolkata's CMRI hospital, where he was declared dead, said news reports

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Well-known Bollywood singer Krishnakumar Kunnath, popularly known as KK, died in Kolkata on Tuesday night, officials said.

He was 53, and survived by wife and two sons.

KK performed at a concert organised by a college at Nazrul Mancha in south Kolkata for almost an hour in the evening. He was "feeling heavy" after reaching his hotel, and soon collapsed, officials said.

He was taken to a nearby private hospital where doctors declared him brought dead, they said.

"KK was brought to the hospital around 10 pm. It's unfortunate that we could not treat him," a senior official of the hospital said.

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First Published: May 31 2022 | 11:53 PM IST

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