Noted Singer Andrew Kishore was laid to rest at the cemetery of Church of Bangladesh in Rajshahi at 12:30 pm on Wednesday.
His funeral was held at the church alter at 9:00 am. He was kept at the church alter for his fans, family members and friends to pay their last respect.Eminent playback singer Andrew Kishore, who had been battling cancer for months, passed away at his hometown Rajshahi at 6:55pm on July 6.
The eight-time National Film Award-winning singer returned home by a special flight on 11 June after taking treatment in Singapore for nine months. Since then, he had been living in Rajshahi.
Andrew, 64, left behind his wife Lipika Andrew Eti, daughter Minim Andrew Songa, son Jay Andrew Saptok, along with millions of fans who will miss him dearly.
He had rendered more than 15,000 songs in movies, earning him the moniker of ‘playback king’ in the Bangla film industry.