Celebrated singer and composer Lucky Akhand, who created many timeless Bangla songs, is no more.
After a long battle with lung cancer, the artiste died in Dhaka on Friday evening, said Akhand’s family.
He was 61.
After his health condition deteriorated further, Lucky Akhand was taken to the Mitford Hospital in the capital where physicians declared him dead, according to his family members.
Some of Lucky’s notable songs are ‘Agey jodi jantam’, ‘Amay dekona’, ‘Abar elo je shondha’, and ‘Ei neel monihar’, among others.