Lata Mangeshkar, 92, tests positive for COVID-19; in ICU


In the last few days, several Bollywood celebrities have fallen prey to COVID-19. In yet another unfortunate piece of news, Hindi cinema's nightingale Lata Mangeshkar has tested positive for COVID-19. The nonagenarian has been admitted to Breach Candy hospital in Mumbai.

Lata Mangeshkar, also known as Didi, is 92 years old. In a statement to ANI, the singer's niece Rachna told that the symptoms are mild. She added, "She is doing fine; has been kept in ICU only for precautionary reasons considering her age. Please respect our privacy and keep Didi in your prayers."

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In November 2019, Lata Didi was hospitalised for viral chest congestion. 

(Source: ANI)