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AR Rahman’s favourite classical musician, Ronkini Gupta to perform in Hyderabad

Surmandal in association with Telangana Tourism, the Government of Telangana to present the Hindustani Classical recital of Ronkini Gupta at Jawaharlal Nehru Architecture and Fine Arts University (JNAFAU) on Saturday 22nd June at 6.30 pm.


With over 25 years of music training, Ronkini Gupta is an accomplished vocalist.  Maestro AR Rahman has often called her his favourite classical musician.  She is a three-time Filmfare nominated for best female playback singer for her chartbusters "Rafu' from Tumhari Sulu and Chaav Laaga' from the film 'Sui Dhaaga'.  The third song 'Tula Zapnaar Aahe' won her the Zee Talkies--Maharashtra's favourite singer award in 2020.  She was recently honoured with the Swar Kokila Lata Mangeshkar Award.  She performed in many prestigious festivals across India. 


Rohini Gupta will be accompanied by Ashish Ragwani on Table and Deepak Marathe on Harmonium.  Ashish Ragwani accompanied stalwarts like Shri Anup Jalota, Pt. Ravichari, Shri Ashwin Srinivasan and others.  He has been part of many festivals. He is a child prodigy.  Deepak Marathe accompanied renowned musicians like Pt. Jayteerth Mevundi, Padmashree Hariharan, Ustad Rashid Khan, Anup Jalota and many others.


Tickets to the show are available online at


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