In a glorious career spanning over 60 years, veteran songstress Lata Mangeshkar hasn't just given a plethora of memorable hits in Hindi film music, but also paved the way for future singers in the industry. Twitter made the day all the more special by wishing the 'Nightingale'
"Every year, on my birthday, thousands of you send me flowers, sweets, cakes, greeting cards... This year, I humbly request you all, instead of sending me these things, that money and as much as you can give, please give it to our brave soldier brothers," Lata Mangeshkar tweeted
Lataji shared a video of Asha's track O Haseena Zulfonwali from the 1966 film Teesri Manzil
In response to her wishe, Modi thanked the singer and expressed his gratitude for receiving the veteran singer's blessings for many years. He wrote: "Thank you Lata Didi. I have been fortunate to receive your blessings for many years. They give me immense strength"