Cantonese opera star Lam Ka Sing dies at 82

HONG KONG - Cantonese opera star Lam Ka Sing died on Tuesday night, said newspapers. He was 82.

His family and friends were with him when he died in Kwong Wah Hospital, Apple Daily said.

Lam, who had a tireless love of learning, studied under more than 10 masters and was accepted as Cantonese opera great Sit Kok Sin's final disciple, said Ming Pao Daily News.

Lam's repertoire included Why Not Return and Battling Sounds.