An era of music gone; India's nightingale no more

Legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar has died in Mumbai's Breach Candy Hospital on Sunday

By Newsmeter Network  Published on  6 Feb 2022 4:57 AM GMT
An era of music gone; Indias nightingale no more

Lata Mangeshkar, who was known as the 'Queen of Melody' and the 'Nightingale of India,' breathed her last at 8:12 am on Sunday. Ms. Mangeshkar, who was 92, was taken to the Intensive Care Unit on January 8 after testing positive for COVID-19.

Ms. Mangeshkar, born in 1929, was the eldest of five siblings, who began her career in music at the age of 13, juggling singing with acting in Marathi films.

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