KATHMANDU, Jan 29: The last rite of Anil Adhikari, a rapper best known as Yama Buddha, was performed at Pashupati Aryaghat on Saturday evening.
Adhikari’s body was airlifted to Nepal from UK on Saturday noon. Earlier before his cremation, his body was put at Nepal Academy. Hundreds of kin, relatives and fans, and leaders of various political parties and artists including Rastriya Prajatantra Party Chairman Kamal Thapa had paid their last tributes to Adhikari.
Rapper Adhikari was found dead, hanging inside the bathroom in his apartment, in northern London on January 14. Adhikari had been living with his wife.
Adhikari,29, who was busy preparing his album ‘Khatara’, had been popular among NepHop youths after he brought rap music into Nepali music.
Sathi, Aama, Yo Prasanga, Antya Ko Suruwat are his popular songs. RSS