In a somber moment for Assam’s music community, the noted singer Arun Das, celebrated for his soulful renditions of love songs, bid farewell to the world on Sunday after a prolonged battle with illness. The acclaimed artist, known for evoking emotions through his melodic expressions, took his last breath around 4:45 a.m. this morning.
Arun Das’s musical journey was marked by timeless hits such as ‘Tumi Janu Jana Sun,’ ‘Kiman Morom Tumale,’ ‘Xasisilu Gopone Gopone,’ and more, where his voice became synonymous with heartfelt emotions and resonated deeply with his audience.
Mastering his craft, Das left an indelible mark on the hearts of his admirers, offering solace through both joyous and melancholic moments with his enchanting voice.
Even in his absence, Arun Das’s legacy lives on through the memories of his captivating stage performances, where he skillfully strummed the guitar, and his emotive renditions that continue to echo in the hearts of his fans.
Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma expressed profound condolences over the demise of Arun Das, acknowledging the void left in the music world by the departure of this maestro. The singer’s legacy, however, will endure through the melodies that have become an integral part of Assamese music history.