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Gangadhar Shetty Navoor renowed artist of Bappanadu Mela, no more

Gangadhar Shetty Navoor renowed artist of Bappanadu Mela, no more

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Mangaluru, Jul 31, 2017 : A prominent Yakshagana artist Gangadhar Shetty Navoor of Bappanadu Mela  breathed his last of cardiac arrest on July 31, Monday.


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Gangadhar Shetty, was a resident of Navoor in Belthangady. He was one of the prominent artist of Bappanadu Mela.

Reports said that Shetty was on leave since couple of months.  On Monday morning the other artist of his mela visited his house to distribute invitation, were shocked too see him lying unconsicous . They immediately rushed him to hospital but was proclaimed dead.

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Alice Pinto, Bondel Tue, August-1-2017, 1:25
The artist of Yaksaganana have lot of stress on their heath as in one way they have to sleepless and use loud voice.
Tarnath K Amin, Puttur Tue, August-1-2017, 12:14
The yakshagana has to be modernized as most of the artists who have died is due to cardiac arrest. May the eternal soul rest in peace
Swathi Nayak, Mangalore Mon, July-31-2017, 11:48
Sad demise of Yakshagaana Artist . RIP
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