Bappi Lahiri funeral: Disco King cremated, family and celebs bid a tearful adieu!
Bappi Lahiri last rites LIVE updates: The legendary singer Bappi Lahiri's mortal remains were brought to his Mumbai home on Wednesday from Juhu's CritiCare Hospital.
- Legendary singer-composer Bappi Lahiri died on February 15, 2022.
- Bappi Lahiri was suffering from OSA and recurrent chest infection.
- The Disco King breathed his last at 69.
Bappi Lahiri last rites in Mumbai LIVE updates: The iconic Indian singer-composer Bappi Lahiri breathed his last on Tuesday night, February 15, 2022, at the CritiCare Hospital in Juhu. Several celebrities including Prime Minister Narendra Modi mourned his demise. His last rites were performed today at the Vile Parle crematorium in the afternoon after his son Bappa Lahiri rushed back from LA to be with his family.
"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," Dr Deepak Namjoshi, director of the hospital, told PTI.
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Bollywood superstar Ranveer Singh wrote an emotional heartfelt tribute to the late legendary music composer-singer, Bappi Lahiri.
Bappi Lahiri's last rites were performed at Vile Parle crematorium in Mumbai. Family and friends bid him a tearful goodbye.
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Bappi Lahiri's family and close friends have reached the crematorium. His son Bappa Lahiri and daughter Rema Lahiri are at the Pawan Hans crematorium for the legendary composer’s last rites.
Amitabh Bachchan on Thursday (February 17) mourned the death of Bappi Lahiri and said the songs the singer-composer gave for his films are remembered with joy even after decades. The 79-year-old megastar remembered the composer on his blog, saying that he was "shocked and surprised" by Lahiri's demise.
The funeral procession of legendary singer-composer Bappi Lahiri has begun from his residence with family, friends and fans gathered to pay their last respects. His daughter Reema Lahiri is inconsolable as her father's final journey begins.
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Bappi Lahiri's last rites will take place today at Pawan Hans crematorium in Santacruz.
The late Disco King's son Bappa Lahiri, is back from the USA along with his family to perform his father’s last rites.
The legendary singer Bappi Lahiri's mortal remains were brought to his Mumbai home on Wednesday from Juhu's CritiCare Hospital.