Legendary classical musician Ustad Ghulam Mustafa Khan is no more. He was eigthy nine. He passed away at his residence in Santacruz, Mumbai. His daughter-in-law, Namrata Gupta Khan said that he started vomiting during his daily massage and passed by the time she could connect with the doctors.
Ustad Ghulam Mustafa Khan has won the Padma Vibhushan. He has had several ties with the world of classical music. His maternal grandfather, Ustad Inayat Husain Khan, is the founder of the Rampur-Sahaswan gharana of music. Ustad Khan has earlier collaborated with Bollywood greats like Lata Mangeshkar and A R Rahman. A R Rahman also tweeted, offering his condolences.