Passing of maestro Amber Gurung: Grief caught in pictures

Kathmandu, June 7

The passing of Amber Gurung, lyricist, singer and composer known for timeless Nepali hits and for composing Nepal’s national anthem, has caused profound sadness to millions of people, who were fans of his music.

Onlinekhabar caught glimpses at Grande International Hospital, where the maestro breathed his last at the age of 79. People gathered there could not hold back their tears when Amber’s wife, Beena Gurung, shed tears after touching his picture.

Here are some pictures that capture moments of profound grief that the family, friends and well-wishers expressed on the passing of a legend:

.  Bina-Gurung-with-Amber














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