Indian Punjabi language folk singer Gurmeet Bawa has died on 21 November 2021. She left this world on Sunday in the Amritsar hospital at the age of 77 years old. Bawa was well known for her long ‘hek’ and she was one of the female singers in the classic Punjabi songs.
The tragic was shared on social media and it suddenly gained thousands of views which also shocked many. People paid tributes and many famous celebrities express their condolences towards Gurmeet’s death.
However, many want to know what happened to her and how she died. In this post, know more about the Gurmeet Bawa death and also gather information such as wiki, cause of death, funeral, obituary, age, biography, husband, education, career, net worth, and more.
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Gurmeet Bawa Death Reason
On the 21 November Sunday morning, a piece of sad news came from social media that the famous classical Punjabi singer Gurmeet Bawa has no more. The tragic news shocked everyone and many are also grief. Moreover, thousands of tributes to the legend and many big music folk industry celebrities and singers express their condolence and prayers for the singer.
“Shocked and saddened to hear the news of Gurmeet Bawa Ji’s demise. Her contribution to Punjabi folk music is indelible. My sincere condolences, thoughts & prayers are with her family.”
According to the reports, she is not well and being unhealthy more a long time. Her sudden health problems get her into the hospital. Tragically, she died in the Amritsar hospital at the age of 77 years old and left this world.
The cremation will take place on Monday. Her body has been kept at her house on Fatehgarh Churriyan road here.
Furthermore said on Gurmeet Bawa’s death, “Deeply saddened to know about the passing away of veteran singer Gurmeet Bawa Ji. The Shiromani Gayika awardee will always be remembered for glorifying Punjabi folk on int’l platforms. Legends never die, they continue to live in their works. My sincere condolences to her family.”
Gurmeet Bawa Wiki
Gurmeet Kaur Bawa was born on 18 February 1944 in Kothe, Punjab, at the time of British India. Her father was S. Uttam Singh and her mother was Ram Kaur, and as of 2021, she was 77 years old. She was an Indian Punjabi language folk singer. Besides, Gurmeet Bawa was known for her long hek (English: breathless opening of a Punjabi folk song calling “ho”) that she could hold for about 45 seconds.
Bawa was one of the singers known for singing Jugni after the (late) Alam Lohar and was the first Punjabi female singer to sing on Doordarshan. She became the first girl in the area to be a teacher, at her time.
Read the full biography here.
|Full Name:||Gurmeet Bawa|
|Date of Birth:||1944|
|Death Date:||21 November 2021|
|Children:||Daughter – Lachi Bawa and Galori Bawa|
|Parent:||S. Uttam Singh, Ram Kaur|
|Net Worth:||50 Lakh|
Husband & Children
Kirpal Singh is the husband of Gurmeet Bawa who retired as a government teacher and is an authority on Persian literature. They has three daughters, of which two, Lachi Bawa and Galori Bawa, are singers.
The net worth of Gurmeet was 50 Lakh. But there are no details available for his net worth, salary, and other sources of income. But it will be updated soon.