Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan, eminent personalities, politicians, cricketers and strange residents on Sunday described Lata Mangeshkar because the “nightingale of the subcontinent” and the “queen of melody” as they paid tributes to the legendary singer, describing her demise because the “darkest day on the earth of music”. The 92-year-old playback singer died on Sunday in Mumbai.
“With the demise of Lata Mangeshkar the subcontinent has misplaced one of many actually nice singers the world has recognized. Listening to her songs has given a lot pleasure to so many individuals everywhere in the world,” tweeted Khan, who was on a four-day go to to China.
With the demise of Lata Mangeshkar the subcontinent has misplaced one of many actually nice singers the world has recognized. Listening to her songs has given a lot pleasure to so many individuals everywhere in the world.
— Imran Khan (@ImranKhanPTI) February 6, 2022
Singer-cum-actor Ali Zafar who additionally labored in Indian flicks, stated: “Phrases can not outline a legend like Lata Mangeshkar Ji. Solely music can maybe whisper to her eternal greatness. Re-sharing a humble tribute (a tune of her he sang). Might God bless her soul in everlasting peace.”
Amjad Ali, who runs a garment store in Rawalpindi’s business market space, stated that the demise of Lata Mangeshkar was like a private loss to him.
“I all the time hearken to her songs within the automotive whereas driving to my enterprise and going again residence,” he stated. “I’ll keep in mind her by way of the songs.”
Arshad Rizvi, a 70-year-old political activist, instructed information company PTI on phone that Lata Mangeshkar was the goddess of music. “She was the one and solely and could be missed by her many followers like me,” he stated.
Nasreen Akhtar is a younger scholar who was launched to Lata’s world of melody by her father.
“Initially I questioned why my father listens to her unhappy previous songs however slowly I additionally developed a ardour for her and now seldom a day goes by once I miss her songs,” she stated.
Muhammad Wasim is a barber owing a saloon in Satellite tv for pc City space of Rawalpindi. When requested about his sentiments over the demise of melody queen, he stated, “I owe so much to Lataji as a few of my purchasers come to me for hair work as a result of I’ve an excellent assortment of her previous songs, which I play in my saloon.”
“Lata Mangeshkar’s demise marks the top of an period in music. Lata dominated the world of music for many years and the magic of her voice will dwell without end,” Pakistan’s Info Minister Fawad Chaudhry earlier tweeted in a condolence message in Urdu from Beijing, the place he was as a part of a delegation led by Prime Minister Khan.
“Wherever Urdu is spoken and understood, there are crowds of individuals saying goodbye to Lata Mangeshkar,” he stated.
He additionally tweeted individually in English, saying, “A legend isn’t any extra. Lata Mageshkar was a melodious queen who dominated the world of music for many years. She was the uncrowned queen of music. Her voice shall hold ruling the hearts of individuals for all occasions to come back.”
Ruling Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf Senator Ali Zadar stated, “The nightingale of subcontinent Lata Mangeshkar was an exquisite candy voice that was a part of each music lovers’ life. Might she relaxation in Peace. She’s going to dwell without end in our hearts and proceed to offer great pleasure to all future generations internationally.”
PML-N President Shehbaz Sharif wrote on Twitter that he grew up listening to her songs which is able to stay a part of his reminiscence.
“Within the passing of Lata Mangeshkar, the world of music has misplaced a singing legend who mesmerised generations along with her melodious voice. The individuals of my technology grew up listening to her stunning songs that may stay a part of our reminiscence. Might she relaxation in peace!” he stated.
PML-N spokesperson Marriyum Auranzeb stated: “Lata Mangeshkar had a voice of angel. Her voice impressed and helped a technology by way of the arduous occasions, have a good time the great, cope with tragedy and loss. Her legacy will dwell on by way of generations. We could have misplaced a legend, nonetheless, by way of her music her soul lives on.”
Opposition Pakistan Folks’s Occasion (PPP) Senator Sherry Rehman stated that Mangeshkar outlined an period of melodic, virtuoso singing, playback cinema and extra.
“Unhappy to listen to of her passing. She had such an unlimited repertoire, it’s unattainable to decide on even 5 favorite songs, so here is one: Aaj Phir Jeene Ki Tamanna Hai,” she stated.
Ramesh Kumar Vankwani, who’s patron of Pakistan Hindu Council in addition to a lawmaker of ruling PTI, expressed grief over Mangeshkar’s demise, saying the singer dominated the hearts of the individuals of the subcontinent for a very long time and an individual who understands Urdu/Hindi internationally, together with India and Pakistan, is unhappy.
Krishna Kumari Kohli, PPP chief and Pakistan’s first Dalit Senator, stated: “Relaxation in peace Lata Jee. Your reminiscences won’t ever be forgotten. These will all the time stay with us without end.”
Movie and TV star Imran Abbas, who additionally labored in an Indian movie, termed Mangeshkar’s demise because the darkest day on the earth of music.
“Her contribution to our reminiscences and music is definitely incomparable. At present marks the top of an period. She vanquished our hearts for many years and would all the time be ruling as a queen of melody for the years to come back.” Comic Sohail Ahmed stated he was unhappy to listen to the information of her passing away. “She was an incredible singer and her songs resonate in our hearts. She was a legend of all occasions,” Ahmed stated.
Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman and former Check Cricketer Rameez Raja stated, “Lata Mangeshkar was the epitome of grace, humility and ease and subsequently greatness… a lesson for all. Kishore Kumar and now her demise has left me music damaged.
Pakistan cricket captain Babar Azam, stated Lata Mangeshkar had a magical voice.
“Finish of a golden period. Her magical voice and legacy will proceed to dwell within the hearts of tens of millions worldwide. An unparalleled icon! RIP Smt. Lata Mangeshkar Ji,” he tweeted.
TV anchor Rauf Klasra stated the information of departure of legendary Lata Mangeshkar has saddened everybody.
“She entertained generations – a goddess of music. We used to take a seat round All India Radio within the village to hearken to previous songs earlier than the age of CDs and YouTube and music Apps. She was a part of each household who had a radio. Prayers & love,” Klasra stated.
Columnist Mehreen Zahra Malik stated, “Lata Mangeshkar may sing in 4 octaves – and had a present for singing in character, tailoring her voice and feelings for the actress she was voicing onscreen. Movie star Dilip Kumar as soon as referred to as her voice “a miracle of nature’s creativity.” Well-known actor Adnan Siddiqui expressed sorrow over Mangeshkar’s demise.
“Irreparable loss to the music world. Grew up on her unforgettable melodies. Nightingale of India, the void you’ve left can by no means be crammed,” the actor tweeted.
The Hindu neighborhood in Peshawar expressed profound grief over Mangeshkar’s demise.
Chief of the Hindu Group Haroon Sarab Diyal stated that singers like her are born in centuries who all the time labored to advertise love and affection between the 2 neighbouring international locations. She could be remembered as an envoy of peace within the area, Diyal stated.
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