Mandolin Srinivas Passes Away
Renowned Mandolin exponent Uppalapu Srinivas died in Chennai today (friday) morning following a liver-related illness at the age of 45. It was an shocking news when people came to know because he is just 45 years old.
He has got lots of awards and recognition including the prestigious Padma Shri, Srinivas, popularly known as ‘Mandolin’ Srinivas. He was born on Feb 28th , 1969 , At the age of six he picked up his father Satyanarayana’s mandolin. He performed his first public Carnatic concert at 1978. Various Politicians , Celebrities and Musicians expressed their deep condolence . Team WI Prays for the legendary Artist who comes in our mind when we hear the word Mandolin , May his soul rest in peace .