Iconic playback singer Lata Mangeshkar has dedicated her unreleased song to late Vajpayee
The Hush Post: Legendary Bollywood playback singer Lata Mangeshkar has dedicated one of her unreleased songs to the Late former prime minister Atal Bihar Vajpayee who breathed his on Thursday.
“In understanding the lives of great men, I found that their victory was over themselves. The one person who reflected this was Atalji,” a statement by Lata Mangeshkar read.
Lata Mangeshkar, who fondly called Vajpayee as ‘dadda’, said in her statement: “His evolved and spiritual appreciation of the two most profound realities of life and death put him at peace with himself. He very gracefully embraced the harsh realities and rose above them. An unparalleled leader but to me, he will always be my ‘Dadda’ In his memory, I humbly bow down.”
Besides Lata Mangeshkar, several Bollywood personalities mourned the death of former Prime Minister. These personalities included Amitabh Bachchan, Rajinikanth, Priyanka Chopra, Vivek Oberoi and Dhanush. These actors tweeted their condolences immediately after former Vajpayee’s death was announced. Other actors who wrote about Vajpayee include Boman Irani and Randeep Hooda, who shared a poem on Twitter, a report said.