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Lata Mangeshkar passes away, Funeral procession begins, PM Modi to pay homage

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Lata Mangeshkar’s funeral Live Updates: The Nightingale of India will be laid to rest at Mumbai’s Shivaji Park with full state honours. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will pay homage to the veteran singer.

Lata Mangeshkar recorded her first Hindi song called “Mata Ek Sapoot Ki Duniya Badal De Tu” for the Marathi feature Gajaabhaau, which had released in 1943. Later, she went on to collaborate with some of the most popular names of the Hindi music industry, including the likes of Anil Biswas, Shankar Jaikishan, Naushad Ali and SD Burman among others.

She has lent her voice to songs in Hindi, Bengali, Marathi, and other regional languages. She has been honoured with the Dadasaheb Phalke Award, Bharat Ratna, Padma Vibhushan and Padma Bhushan as well as several National and Filmfare Awards.

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