Guwahati: Noted Assamese singer Archana Mahanta and mother of singer Angarag Papon Mahanta passed away this morning in Guwahati's Health City Hospital. She was 72.
As per media reports, the ace singer was undergoing treatment at the Health City hospital ever since she suffered a brain stroke on July 14 last.
A team of doctors had been continuously monitoring her health. Following her stroke, the doctors confirmed that her situation was "critical."
The doctors further informed that the ace singer was also suffering from diabetes, high blood pressure, and Parkinson's disease. The left side of her body has almost become paralyzed due to the stroke.
She was the widow of renowned folk artiste Late Khagen Mahanta and was the mother of Bollywood singer Angaraag Papon Mahanta.