Not many know that every year, Anup Jalota and his family honour music stalwarts with the Bhajan Samrat Padmashree Purshottamdas Jalota Sangeet Seva Puraskar, in the memory of their father. This year, it was bestowed upon Padmabhushan Ustad Ghulam Mutafa Khan. The evening also saw renowned bhajan singer Shekhar Sen being conferred the Pandit Hari Om Sharan Bhakti Sangeet Puraskar.
Jalota Jr striking a different note
Anup Jalota’s son Aryaman has no plans for a music career, but wants to become an economist. He’ll soon be off to US for further studies.