On 8th January 2022, Lata Mangeshkar was admitted to Mumbai’s Breach Candy Hospital. Whereas she tested positive for Covid-19. Lataji was under treatment in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) over the past couple of days. There was hope to be recovered after showing signs of improvement recently, her health condition deteriorated. Unfortunately, Lata Mangeshkar passed away today on 8:12 am, leaving the entire world in a state of grief.
Today, Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted,
Today, Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted, I consider it my honour that I have always received immense affection from Lata Didi. My interactions with her will remain unforgettable. I grieve with my fellow Indians on the passing away of Lata Didi. Spoke to her family and expressed condolences. Om Shanti.
Lata Didi’s songs brought out a variety of emotions. She closely witnessed the transitions of the Indian film world for decades. Beyond films, she was always passionate about India’s growth. She always wanted to see a strong and developed India.
LATA MANGESHKAR DIES AT 92
For a couple of weeks, she was showing continued signs of improvement and her team also came forward asking everyone to pray for her. After fighting it out for weeks in the Candy hospital, Lata Mangeshkar died today morning.
LATA MANGESHKAR: A LEGEND
Undoubtedly, Lata Mangeshkar was a force to reckon with in playback singing. In her seven-decade-long career, she gave us musical gems such as Aye Mere Watan Ke Logo, Tere bina jindagi se koi shikva, Lag Jaa Gale, Yeh Kahan Aage Hain Hum, Kabhi khushi khabi gham and Pyar Kiya To Darna Kya, among others. For her exceptional talent, Lata ji was honoured with countless awards, including the Bharat Ratna, Padma Bhushan , Padma Vibhushan, and Dadasaheb Phalke Award.
As if the soul was waiting for the final #BasantPanchami & returned to the source, full circle. #LataMangeshkar
भारतरत्न लता मंगेशकर
🙏🏻 ॐ शांति 🙏🏻