Veteran Pakistani ghazal and classical music maestro Mehdi Hassan passed away today in Karachi, Pakistan at 12.22pm. He was 84. Hassan had been suffering from lung, chest and urinary tract disorder for a few years and was in hospital in the ICU for quite some time. The maestro had expressed his wish to meet Bollywood legends Lata Mangeshkar, Dilip Kumar and Amitabh Bachchan while in hospital.

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