One of the biggest music icons of the country Lata Mangeshkar left for her heavenly abode at 8.12 am on Sunday. Her contribution to the music contribution is irreplaceable. Her sister Usha Mangeshkar confirmed the sad news. Also, her mortal remains to be taken to Shivaji Park. Lata Ji was admitted to the hospital after being tested positive for the deadly virus earlier in January. She was on the ventilator for weeks, but then on January 28, Lata Ji was taken off the ventilator as she showed signs of improvement. Unfortunately, again Lata Ji’s health condition has deteriorated and has been put back on the ventilator under the close observation of the doctors. Known as the queen of melody, Lata Ji started training in singing at the age of 5 and began her career as a singer in 1942. The veteran singer has been credited to have sung 25,000 songs in as many as 36 Indian languages.
According to media reports, several politicians rushed to the hospital to pay their last respects such as Aditya Thackeray, Raj Thackeray, Sharad Panwar, and Nitin Gadkari. The paparazzi snapped them arriving at the hospital.
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