One of the biggest music icons of the country, Lata Mangeshkar, passed away today at 92 in Mumbai. And as we know, several celebrities of the film industry paid their last respects to the legendary singer. Veteran actor Dharmendra missed attending Lata Ji’s funeral and now Dharmendra revealed the reason why did not attend Lata Mangeshkar’s funeral.
While talking to Etimes, the actor said he was uncomfortable and uneasy. Dharmendra said that he got ready not once but three times to go for Lata Ji’s funeral last rites but every time he pulled himself back. The actor did not want to see Lata Ji leaving.
The actor added after hearing the Lata Ji’s demise, he was feeling very uncomfortable and uneasy. Also, Dharmendra mentioned, that the legendary singer sends the gift to him occasionally. Once the actor posted a slightly gloomy post on his Twitter and Lata Ji immediately called up to ask the actor if he was doing fine and spoke to him for 30 minutes to cheer him up.
Meanwhile, Dharmendra shared a picture with Lata Ji on his Instagram handle with a lovely caption that reads, “Whole world is sad!!! Can’t believe Lata Ji have left us forever. We will miss you, Lata Ji. I pray your soul to be in peace.”
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