Indian singer Deepali Joshi Shah has been killed in a car accident in Kuwait.
Shah was travelling from Kuwait International Airport to her hotel on Friday (27Jan12) when her car collided with another vehicle.
The singer died at the scene, while her manager Ishaal Naqvi sustained serious injuries and is fighting for his life in hospital, according to the Kuwait Times.
Shah had flown to the Arab state to perform at the Indian embassy as part of India's Republic Day celebrations.
Indian Ambassador Satish C. Mehta says, "It is a very tragic and unfortunate incident."