Manna Dey rushed to hospital again


Noted playback singer Manna Dey was admitted to hospital due to severe lung infection. In May this year, he was rushed to hospital after he complained of uneasiness. The 94-year-old singer was admitted to Narayana Hrudayalaya ten days ago, informs hospital sources.

"The Hindi playback singer was admitted last week for respiratory and renal problems," Narayana Hrudayalaya spokesperson Vasuki told PTI here.

"The city's humid weather may have caused the infection. He is stable now," a source said. Like last time, this time also the family urged the hospital not to divulge the news to the media.

Legendary singer Manna Dey has been living a lonely life. He is staying with his younger daughter’s house in Kalyan Nagar, East Bangalore.

However, he is recovering in hospital and undergoing dialysis. The Dadasaheb Phalke winner has sung nearly 3,500 songs in Hindi, Bengali, Gujarati, Marathi, Malayalam, Kannada and Assamese films.

We wish Manna Dey a speedy recovery!