Lata Mangeshkar rushes to Breach Candy Hospital due to chest infection


In the early hours of Monday morning, legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar was admitted to Mumbai Breach Candy hospital following breathing issue. The authorities of Breach Candy informed that Lataji is under observation and her condition is presently stable.

According to report, Lata Mangeshkar was brought to the hospital at around 2 am on Monday after she complained of chest congestion. "She was brought to the hospital at about 2 am. She is critical and in ICU," a hospital insider told PTI.

Speaking to India Today Television, Lata Mangeshkar's niece Rachana, requested for privacy and informed that Lata Mangeshkar was admitted due to chest infection and she is on the road to recovery. She is reacting to medication and recovering well and hopefully she will be back in couple of days. Rachana said, "We have admitted Lata Ji to keep her comfortable and she is better than last night. In a matter of 3-4 days, she will be absolutely fine. Her condition is stable, and on the path to recovery."

A hospital representative also told India Today Television, "She was down with a little bit of chest viral infection. She is fine. She is definitely better since last night. And she will be absolutely fine in a matter of 3-4 days."

On September 28, Lata Mangeshkar turned 90.

We wish the Nightingale of India a speedy recovery!