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PM Modi to visit Mumbai to pay last respects to Lata Mangeshkar

Mangeshkar died Sunday morning due to multiple organ failure. A two-day state mourning will be observed on the demise of the legendary singer on 6 and 7 February.

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New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said he will be visiting Mumbai later in the day to pay his last respects to legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar.

Mangeshkar, 92, died at a Mumbai hospital on Sunday morning.

“Will be leaving for Mumbai in some time to pay my last respects to Lata Didi,” Modi tweeted.

A two-day state mourning will be observed on the demise of the legendary singer on February 6 and 7.

The national flag will fly at half mast on Sunday and Monday throughout India and a state funeral will be accorded to her.

This report is auto-generated from PTI news service. ThePrint holds no responsibility for its content.


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