'Nightingale of India’ Passes Away


  • Legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar, popularly known as the 'Nightingale of India’ has passed away.
  • Lata got her first big fame for singing from Kavi Pradeep's classic song - Ae Mere Watan Ke Logon – incidentally passed away on 6th February, the day Kavi Pradeep was born.
  • She was recipient of the Bharat Ratna (2001), Padma Vibhushan (1999), Padma Bhushan (1997), Dadasaheb Phalke Award (1989) as well as several National and Filmfare Awards.