1ST ODI against the West Indies: Indian cricketers will wear black armbands to honor Lata Mangeshkar. West Indies vs. India: “In the first One-Day International against the West Indies at the Narendra Modi Stadium. Indian players will wear black armbands to commemorate Lata Mangeshkar’s death.
Rajeev Shukla, Vice-President of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI). Also stated on Sunday that Indian players will wear black armbands in the first ODI’s against the West Indies. To honor the late singer Lata Mangeshkar. “To commemorate the death of Lata Mangeshkar, Indian players will wear black armbands in the first One-Day International against the West Indies at the Narendra Modi Stadium.
Lata Mangeshkar, who was 92 years old when she died, was a legendary singer.
Moreover, In honor of Lata Mangeshkar, a two-day national mourning period will be celebrated. As a symbol of respect, the national flag will be flown at half-mast for two days, and she will be given a State funeral.
Dr. Pratit Samdani, who was treating Lata Mangeshkar at the Breach Candy Hospital in Mumbai, said today,
Indian cricketers will wear black armbands to honor Lata Mangeshkar.
“We report the sad death of Lata Mangeshkar at 8:12 a.m. with great sadness. After more than 28 days in the hospital following COVID-19, she died of multi-organ failure.”
Mangeshkar was an Indian playback singer and occasional music composer most renowned for her sweet voice, which earned her the nickname “Nightingale of India.”
In addition, She began her career at the age of 13 in 1942, when she was born on September 28, 1929. Over the course of her seven-decade career, the melody queen recorded over a thousand Hindi film songs. She had sung songs in over thirty-six regional Indian languages and foreign languages.
Some of her most famous songs include ‘Aye Mere Vatan Ke Logon,’ ‘Babul Pyare,’ and ‘Lag Ja Gale Se Phir,’ among others.
Asha Bhosle, Hridaynath Mangeshkar, Usha Mangeshkar, and Meena Mangeshkar are among Mangeshkar’s four younger siblings.