Lata Mangeshkar’s spokesperson issued a formal statement saying that she is stable. The spokesperson said, ‘It is disturbing to see false news spreading. Please note that Lata didi is stable. Doctors are treating him in ICU. Please pray for his speedy return home.
Earlier, our colleague ETimes spoke to her sister and singer Asha Bhosle on the news of Lata Mangeshkar’s condition deteriorating. Asha Bhosle had said, ‘No, no, I spoke to Bhabi, Archana and Usha before.’ But he said that we all should pray for Didi’s well being. Asha Bhosle further said, ‘She is like everyone’s mother in our family. At his house (Prabhakunj, Peddar Road) the Rudra of Lord Shiva is placed and he is praying for his recovery.
At the same time, Maharashtra Health Minister Rajesh Tope said on Sunday that Lata Mangeshkar’s health is improving. Rajesh Tope said, ‘Lata Mangeshkar’s condition is improving. I spoke to the officials of Breach Candy Hospital who have updated me about his health. I told her that the hospital spokesperson should give an update on the singer’s condition as people want to know about her health. The Health Minister said that only after discussing with the family members of Lata Mangeshkar the hospital can update about her health.