Legendary Indian singer, Lata Mangeshkar has died at the age of 92 due to a multi-organ failure in Mumbai on Sunday morning.
News18 reported, Lata Mangeshkar (‘Queen of Melody’ and the ‘Nightingale of India’) took her last breath at 8:12 am in Mumbai’s Breach Candy Hospital after testing positive for COVID-19 on January 8.
In November 2019, Lata Mangeshkar was admitted to the same hospital after she complained of difficulty in breathing and was diagnosed with pneumonia. She was discharged after 28 days.
Lata Mangeshkar began her career at the age of 13 in 1942 and had sung over 30,000 songs in several Indian languages in over seven decade-long careers.
Her super-hit tracks were ‘Ajeeb Dastan Hai Ye,’ ‘Jab Pyar Kiya Toh Darna Kya,’ ‘Bheegi Bheegi Raaton Mein,’ ‘Tere Bina Zindagi Se Koi Shikwa To Nahin,’ ‘Lag Jaa Gale,’ ‘Ek Pyar Ka Nagma Hai,’ ‘Tune O Rangeele,’ ‘Aye Mere Wattan Ke Logo,’ ‘Maye Ni Maye,’ ‘Mere Khwabon Mein Jo Aaye,’ ‘Tere Liye,’ and ‘Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham’.
Indian Singer, Lata Mangeshkar Dies At 92
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.— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) February 6, 2022
Nightingale of India, one of the greatest Legends #Lata Didi is no more.Heartbroken💔 The vacuum due to this colossal loss can never be filled. She lived an extraordinary life.Her Music lives on & will continue to cast a spell until Music is there! Rest in Peace #LataMangeshkar— Chiranjeevi Konidela (@KChiruTweets) February 6, 2022