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News Nation brings exclusive on Begum Akhtar's 43rd death anniversary

On the 43rd death anniversary of Begum Akhtar, News Nation brings to you an exclusive footage from her tomb. Begum Akhtar, who was born as Akhtaribai Faizabadi, was awarded Padma Shri and Padma Bhushan (posthumous) by the government. She was also honoured with the title of Malika-e-Ghazal. She died at the age of 60 on October 30, 1974.

Updated : 30 October 2018, 04:41 PM