Legendary Indian singer Bappi Lahiri passes away in Mumbai at the age of 69. He was a famous singer and song composer.
According to the reports, Bappi Lahiri suffered several diseases before he breathed his last on Tuesday. He was admitted at Mumbai’s CritiCare Hospital, Juhu.
The director of the hospital, Dr. Deepak Namjoshi stated, “Lahiri had been admitted to the hospital for a month and was discharged on Monday. But his health deteriorated on Tuesday and his family called for a doctor to visit their home.”
“He was brought to the hospital. He had multiple health issues. He died due to OSA (obstructive sleep apnea) shortly before midnight,” he said.
Lahiri, also known as Bappi Da, was famous for composing songs for movies including Disco Dance, Sharaabi, Himmatwala, Dance Dance, Commando, Thanedaar, and more.
In September, the news of his demise went viral after rumors spread about his deteriorating health.
During that time, the singer denied the rumors, said, “I am shocked to see so many reports stating that I’ve lost my voice. It’s ridiculous and I’m really unhappy,”
Prime Minister Narendra Modi wrote on Twitter, “Shri Bappi Lahiri Ji’s music was all-encompassing, beautifully expressing diverse emotions. People across generations could relate to his works. His lively nature will be missed by everyone. Saddened by his demise. Condolences to his family and admirers. Om Shanti.”
Shri Bappi Lahiri Ji’s music was all encompassing, beautifully expressing diverse emotions. People across generations could relate to his works. His lively nature will be missed by everyone. Saddened by his demise. Condolences to his family and admirers. Om Shanti. pic.twitter.com/fLjjrTZ8Jq
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) February 16, 2022