He was 84.
He was being treated for chest infection and died Saturday morning, a statement issued by Nanavati Super Speciality Hospital said.
Born in Goa, Borkar made a name for himself as an accomplished harmonium player, and was conferred with the Padma Shri award in 2016.
He was also a recipient of the Sangeet Natak Akademi Award.
Borkar was known for both solo performances as well as his unique style of accompanying Indian classical singers.
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