Legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar passed away on Sunday at the age of 92. She was hospitalised on January 11 after she had tested positive for Covid-19. Indian cricketers took to social media to pay tribute to the departed soul.
“Deeply saddened to hear about the demise of Lata ji. Her melodious songs touched millions of people around the world. Thank you for all the music and the memories. My deepest condolences to the family & the loved ones,” wrote Kohli.
Former India cricketer VVS Laxman paid his tribute to Lata Mangeshkar.
“Pained to receive news of Bharat Ratna #LataMangeshkar didi’s demise. Her voice and melodies will remain immortal. Condolences to her family, friends and millions of fans all over the world,” wrote Laxman.
Harbhajan Singh also paid tribute to the late singer. “Feel saddened to hear about the death of Lata ji. Your voice shall remain immortal in our hearts,” wrote Harbhajan.
Two-time World Cup winner Gautam Gambhir wrote – “Legends live for eternity! No one will ever be like her! #LataMangeshkar.”
Former India bowler Venkatesh Prasad said she will stay alive in our hearts.