Madhubani painting artist Mahasundari Devi dead
Madhubani: Reputed Madhubani painting artist Mahasundari Devi (82) died in a private hospital on Thursday, her family sources said.
She is survived by three sons and two daughters, the sources said.
Devi was awarded the Padmashri in 2011 for her contribution.
Expressing his deep sorrow at her death, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said in a condolence message that Mahasundari Devi`s death has left a deep void in the world of arts, particularly Madhubani paintings.