Legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar condition was very critical

The 90-year-old iconic singer became a recipient of India’s highest civilian honour Bharat Ratna in 2001.
Legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar, who was rushed to the hospital in the wee hours of Monday, is critical, but is recovering. She had a viral chest congestion and was admitted to the Breach Candy Hospital, as a precautionary measure, at around 2 am on Monday. “Lata Mangeshkar is suffering from left ventricular failure, with pneumonia, and is kept under observation. She has shown a little improvement since yesterday,” Dr Pratit Samdani told IndiaTVNews.com. Born on September 28, 1929, Lata Mangeshkar has been honoured with Dadasaheb Phalke Award and France’s highest civilian award, Officer of the Legion of Honour, besides numerous national and international awards. In 1974, the Guinness Book of Records ranked her as the most recorded artiste in the history. She had reportedly sung over 25,000 songs between1948 and 1974.


Lata Mangeshkar, who has been active on social media despite her advancing age, on Sunday wished actress Padmani Kolhapure good luck for the upcoming film “Panipat”. The singer, who turned 90 on September 28, is on the path to recovery. “She is a rockstar and nothing can go wrong with her,” added Rachana Shah. Lata Mangeshkar turned 90 on September 28. The iconic singer became a recipent of India’s highest civilian honour Bharat Ratna in 2001. She has recorded songs in over 36 Indian languages. Born on September 28, 1929, she has also been honoured with Dadasaheb Phalke Award and France’s highest civilian award, Officer of the Legion of Honour, besides numerous national and international awards.

In 1974, the Guinness Book of Records ranked her as the most recorded artiste in the history. She had reportedly sung over 25,000 songs between 1948 and 1974. Recently, the veteran singer took to social media to praise Padmini Kolhapure’s look in Panipat and blessed her for her performance. She shared her character poster and wrote a special note to send her good wishes for the film. The beautiful message posted by the singer read, ‘Namaskar. Meri bhaanji Padmini Kolhapure ek bahut acchi kalakar hai aur ab woh Panipat is film mein Gopika bai ka kirdaar nibha rahi hai. Main Padmini ko aashirwad deti hun aur Ashutosh aur unki team ko shubhkaamanayein deti hun.