President Pranab Mukherjee’s wife Suvra Mukherjee is no more [ Current Affairs ]

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About Surva Mukherjee: Suvra Mukherjee, President Pranab Mukherjee’s wife passes away because of a cardiac arrest in New Delhi in Research and Referral Army Hospital at age of 74.

Image of Suvra Mukherjee

Image of Suvra Mukherjee

Wife of President Pranab Mukherjee

  • Suvra Mukherjee was born on 17th September 1940 in Jessore.
  • She was married to President Mr. Pranab Mukherjee in year 1957.
  • They have three children - Sharmistha Mukherjee, Abhijit Mukherjee and Indrajit Mukherjee.
  • Suvra was a singer of Rabindra Sangeet.
  • She was a passionate fan of India’s national poet Rabindranath Tagore.
  • She had founded the Geetanjali Group to spread Rabindranath Tagore’s values which were expressed through his songs and dance - dramas.
  • She had performed in the poet’s dance - dramas in India and across Europe, Asia and Africa.
  • She was also a brilliant painter.
  • She had also written two books Chokher Aloey in which information included about her close interaction with former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi and Chena Achenai Chin in which she described a travelogue recounting her visit to China.

- Published on: August 19, 2015