Lata Mangeshkar a veteran singer has been admitted to the ICU at a Mumbai hospital. According to a statement by her doctor at Breach Candy Hospital, her “health situation has deteriorated” again.
Breach Candy Hospital’s Dr. Pratit Samdhani stated that “the condition of singer Lata Mangeshkar has deteriorated once again” and that she is currently on a ventilator. He stated that she is currently in ICU and under observation.
Last week, Lata Mangeshkar was taken off the ventilator. Mangeshkar (92), was admitted to Breach Candy the first week in January after contracting Covid.
Dr. Pratit spoke to reporters outside the hospital and said that she was treating her. Although her condition is serious, she is responding well to treatment.
After testing positive for Covid-19, the 92-year old singer was admitted to hospital on January 11. She is known as the nightingale in India and is the recipient of India’s highest civil honor Bharat Ratna.
She was also awarded the Padma Bhushan and Padma Vibhushan, as well as the Dadasaheb Phalke award and numerous National Film Awards.