Veteran actress Asha Parekh has reacted to Lata Mangeshkar’s demise. The actress wanted to meet her but couldn’t go.
Legendary Singer Lata Mangeshkar passed away at the age of 92. She had been admitted to the hospital last month and had been battling COVID for a while. She had multiple organ failure after her health deteriorated suddenly. The legendary singer’s demise is a huge shock for everyone in the country. Prayers and condolences are pouring in for the Nightingale of India. Veteran actress Asha Parekh has reacted to Lata Mangeshkar’s demise. The actress wanted to meet her but couldn’t go.
“The whole of India has lost it’s Saraswati. She was a wonderful lady. I did not meet her often wanting to go and see her. I could not do it. I am feeling really bad. She has sung so many hit songs for me. Our Saraswati is gone today. God bless her soul…” Asha Parekh told NDTV.
Lata Mangeshkar playback a lot of songs for Asha Parekh such as Aaja Piya Tohe Pyar Doon, Achha To Hum Chalte Hain, Kitna Pyaar Wada, Ab Aan Milo Sajna, Sayonara Sayonara to name a few.
Just yesterday, Asha Bhosale, Lata didi’s sister had dropped by the Breach Candy Hospital to meet her sister. The veteran singer had told the media that she was undergoing aggressive therapy and had been responding to the treatments. Shraddha Kapoor had also dropped by to meet her Aaji (grandmother). Shraddha has been very close to the late singer. Also Read: 7 Most Expensive Outfits Worn by Bollywood Actresses in Real Life
Lata Mangeshkar Last Rites Updates:
It is said that the last rites of Lata didi will take place at Shivaji Park. Lata Mangeshkar had been admitted at the Breach Candy hospital. Over the last couple of decades she had been a recipient of various prestigious awards such as Padma Bhushan, Dadasaheb Phalke Award, Padma Vibhushan, Bharat Ratna and also Legion of Honour.