Lata Mangeshkar Is Showing Signs Of Improvement, Says Spokesperson
Mumbai: Legendary singer, Lata Mangeshkar, was admitted to Mumbai’s Breach Candy Hospital after testing Covid positive on January 8 for treatment, is now showing signs of improvement.
The recent statement about her health shared by a close family friend says, “Lata Didi is showing signs of improvement from before and is under treatment in the ICU from the amazing team of doctors spearheaded by Dr Pratit Samdani. We are looking forward and praying for her speedy healing and coming back home.”
A few days back, there were reports doing the rounds on social media that Lata Ji’s health had deteriorated in the hospital. Post that, her team had issued a formal statement, mentioning that she is ‘stable’. ”It is disturbing to see false news being circulated. Please note that Lata Didi is stable. Continues to be in ICU under treatment of able doctors. Please pray for her quick return home,” read the statement.
In November 2019, Mangeshkar was admitted to the same hospital after she complained of difficulty in breathing and was diagnosed with pneumonia. She was discharged after 28 days.
Mangeshkar started her career at the age of 13 in 1942 and has sung over 30,000 songs in several Indian languages in an over seven-decade career. Some of her most loved tracks are “Ajeeb dastan hai ye”, “Pyar kiya to darna kya”, “Neela asman so gaya”, and “Tere liye”.