PM Modi, Chiranjeevi, Mahesh Babu, Ravi Teja mourns Lata Mangeshkar’s Demise
The Nightingale of India, Lata Mangeshkar who is known for her melodious voice has passed away at the age of 92 on February 6th, 2022. In memory of the legendary singer, two days of national mourning will be observed in India. The national flag flying at half-mast for two days, as a mark of tribute.
Lata Mangeshkar was admitted to the hospital on January 8 with covid-19 symptoms. She was taken to the intensive care unit. After recovering from covid, Lata Ji was put on ventilator support after her condition worsened on Saturday.
Lata Mangeskar was born on September 28, 1929, in Indore, Madhya Pradesh. She started her career at the early age of 13 after the death of her father. Her father was a well-known Marathi musician and theatre artist.
Prime minister Narendra Modi mourns the loss of Bharat Ratna awardee saying,” The Coming generations will remember her as the stalwart of Indian culture whose melodious voice had an unparalleled ability to mesmerize people.”
I am anguished beyond words. The kind and caring Lata Didi has left us. She leaves a void in our nation that cannot be filled. The coming generations will remember her as a stalwart of Indian culture, whose melodious voice had an unparalleled ability to mesmerise people. pic.twitter.com/MTQ6TK1mSO— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) February 6, 2022
Several other prominent people and film celebrities pay tribute to one of the greatest singers of the century.
Actor Chiranjeevi took to Twitter and wrote, “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.”
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
We lost a legend…— Sanjay Dutt (@duttsanjay) February 6, 2022
Lata Mangeshkar ji your music, personality, humility will always stay with us for generations… My condolences to the family ??#LataMangeshkar
Tollywood actor Mahesh Babu shared a condolence tweet, “Deeply saddened by Lata Mangeshkar Ji’s demise. A voice that defined Indian music for generations… Her legacy is truly unparalleled. Heartfelt condolences to the family loved ones and all her admirers. Rest in peace Lata ji. There will never be another.:”
Deeply saddened by Lata Mangeshkar ji's demise. A voice that defined Indian music for generations… Her legacy is truly unparalleled. Heartfelt condolences to the family, loved ones and all her admirers. Rest in peace Lata ji. There will never be another. ???— Mahesh Babu (@urstrulyMahesh) February 6, 2022
Sad to know about the demise of Lata Mangeshkar ji… one of the greatest singers the world has known… May her soul rest in peace. My deepest condolences to the family.— Ravi Teja (@RaviTeja_offl) February 6, 2022
Our nightingale has fallen silent. You are no more but your legendary contribution to the music industry will live on. The number of emotions you could make us feel with just a single line.— Pooja Hegde (@hegdepooja) February 6, 2022
R.I.P #LataMangeshkar Mam.
You will always be in our hearts.Our National Treasure❤️ pic.twitter.com/FmyZnMjm2g
Saddened at the sudden demise of #LataMangeshkar Garu,— Sai Dharam Tej (@IamSaiDharamTej) February 6, 2022
A voice that won millions of hearts.
You'll always be remembered and immortal with your songs.
Rest in Peace.
Strength to her family and loved ones.