NEW DELHI: A well known Indian artist SH Raza died on Saturday due to the prolonged illness. He was 94 years old.
The artist was suffering from old-age related ailments. From the last two months, he had been undergoing treatment in the ICU of a private hospital.
S H Raza’s work was displayed in various exhibitions across the world. Raza was honoured with the Padma Shri some days back. He was also elected as fellow of the Lalit Kala Akademi in 1983.
"The end came at 11 AM," poet Ashok Vajperyi, a close friend of him said.
Moreover, the last death ceremony will be conducted in Mandala town of Madhya Pradesh.