In a welfare move, the family of singing legend Lata Mangeshkar is to built her dream building of an old-age home. On July 13, the Swar Mauli Foundation launched the building, which will be constructed by a "secular and non-profit" foundation, The new home in Nashik will be open for old-age artists and people who are home-less announced Mangeshkar's family on the occasion of Guru Purnima.
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi discussed Lata Mangeshkar's legacy as he was conferred with the first Lata Deenanath Mangeshkar Award. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been Modi noted, "When the award is in the name of an elder sister like Lata Didi, it is a symbol of her oneness and love for me. So, it's not possible for me not to accept. I dedicate this award to all the countrymen."
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Dikshita, a Delhi-based makeup artist, shared a video in which she used her makeup skills to transform into Lata Mangeshkar. The artist posted this video on her Instagram account which gained headlines on social media. "Fir iss janam mai...Kaash mulaqat ho. My tribute to Lata Ji," the post captioned. The internet users were stunned by her skills and showered compliments. Notably, Lata Mangeshkar passed away at 92, on January 8.
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The BJP unit in Uttar Pradesh, on February 6, announced to postpone, manifesto release. The decision was taken in the view of legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar's demise. Scheduled to release at 10:15 today, Amit Shah, Swatantra Dev, CM Yogi Adityanath announced to delay "Lok Kalyan Sankalp Patra," the UP manifesto. The next date of the manifesto release would be announced soon. Meanwhile, UP elections are to begin from February 10.
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West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee, on February 6, announced half day holiday, to mourn the demise of Lata Mangeshkar's demise. Addressing a local media, Banerjee said, West Bengal Government will witness half day holiday on February 7. Notably, Ms Mangeshkar died due to multiple organ failure and post COVID-19 complications, on February 6. Her last rites were held in Shivaji Park, where many celebrities, politicians and PM Modi paid tributes. … read-more
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Last rites of Lata Mangeshkar is being processed with full state honours, in Mumbai, on February 6. Funeral was scheduled at 6:30, at Shivaji Park. Political leaders and film celebrities gathered to pay their tribute to the "Nightingale of India". PM Narendra Modi also flew to Mumbai to pay tribute to Mangeshkar, who died of multi organ failure and post COVID-19 complications today morning. Meanwhile, Maharashtra Government announced two-days… read-more
The Uddhav Thackeray government announced two-day national mourning in memory of legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar, who passed away due to post-COVID complications on February 6. Government sources said, " A two-day national mourning will now be observed in memory of Lata Mangeshkar on February 6 and 7. The National flag will fly at half-mast for two days". Expressing grief over her demise, PM Modi tweeted,"I am anguished beyond words''.
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Legendary singer and Queen of Melody Lata Mangeshkar passed away at the age of 92 on February 6. Mangeshkar's sister Usha confirmed, "Lata Mangeshkar is dead". Notably, the 92-year-old was admitted at Breach Candy Hospital after being diagnosed with COVID-19 and later pneumonia. Ms. Mangeshkar started her career at the age of 13 in 1942 and has sung over 30,000 songs in several Indian languages
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Legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar's health is worsening, following which she has been put on ventilator. On February 5, doctors at Breach Candy Hospital, Mumbai confirmed the same and said, she is undergoing treatment under the doctor's supervision, in the ICU. Notably, Ms Mangeshkar was admitted to the Mumbai hospital, on January 11, after she was diagnosed of COVID-19, following which she also got pneumonia and is undergoing treatment.
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Legendary Singer Lata Mangeshkar's health condition is improving, under the team of doctors headed by Dr. Pratit Samdani. According to the family statement, issued on January 27, "Lata didi continues to be in the ICU at Breach Candy Hospital, Mumbai under treatment. We thank each one of for your prayers and good wishes". Notably, the 92-year-old was admitted on January 8, after being diagnosed with COVID-19 and later pneumonia.
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