The whole country is mourning the unfortunate demise of singer-composer Bappi Lahiri. Bappi Lahiri left for her heavenly abode on Wednesday morning. Bappi Lahiri was 69. Reportedly, the singer-composer had multiple health issues. Meanwhile, many celebrities in the film industry are mourning the loss of Bappi Lahiri on their social media platforms. Also, gathered outside his Mumbai residence to catch a last glimpse of Lahiri. Megastar Amitabh Bachchan penned a heartfelt tribute to the ‘Disco King’.
Taking to his blog, Amitabh Bachchan wrote, “Bappi Lahiri…music director extraordinaire passes away…shocked and surprised and in the misery of these tragic events of ‘passing’ in the rapid succession of times…his songs of films with me are and shall I believe remain eternal…”
Big B further added, “he was right…and learning the graphs of some, at his modest home, in rehearsal, an even greater experience…slowly they all leave us…good night dearest…it nears the hours of 2 am and the (sleep emojis) it colludes to perform well.”
Meanwhile, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Home Minister Amit Shah, and President Ram Nath Kovind took to their social media platforms to offer condolences to Bappi Lahiri’s family in the hour of grief and mourned the loss of the gem of the music industry.