This is significant enough for the actor to be hotly discussed on social media for two reasons - firstly, Aamir Khan famously doesn't attend award shows; secondly, he was condemned by the RSS and others two years ago for certain remarks he made about 'intolerance' in India
"My mother is present here and she is happy. She knows how big a fan I am of the Mangeshkar family. Not a single day has passed in my life where I didn't listen to their songs. I've not only heard them but learnt a lot about life from their compositions," said Sanjay Leela Bhansali
Veteran playback singer Lata Mangeshkar, whose links with the Kapoor family go back a long way, says legendary actor-filmmaker Raj Kapoor had an in-depth knowledge of music and the music in his movies had his contribution to a very large extent.
She is known as the Nightingale of India, but Lata Mangeshkar says that her brother Hridaynath is such a perfectionist that it is not easy to live up to his expectations.