NEW DELHI: The Indian film industry has been deeply shocked by the death of Dilip Kumar, the legend of Indian cinema. The process of remembering and paying tribute to him continues. All the actors who worked with Dilip Kumar are getting emotional remembering him. In such a situation, the legendary singer of Indian cinema, Lata Mangeshkar tweeted a very emotional memory remembering Dilip Kumar.
Lata ji considered Dilip Kumar as her brother and used to tie rakhi to him. Lata lent her voice for the heroine for several songs of Dilip Kumar’s films. Lata wrote in her tweet – Yusuf Bhai left his little sister today and left… Yusuf Bhai what has gone, an era has ended. I don’t understand anything. I am very sad I am speechless Many things, many memories have been given to us.
यूसुफ़ भाई आज अपनी छोटीसी बहन को छोड़के चले गए.. यूसुफ़ भाई क्या गए, एक युग का अंत हो गया. मुझे कुछ सूझ नहीं रहा. मैं बहुत दुखी हूँ, नि:शब्द हूँ.कई बातें कई यादें हमें देके चले गए.
— Lata Mangeshkar (@mangeshkarlata) July 7, 2021
Lata Mangeshkar used to wish Dilip Kumar every year on his birthday. Last year on December 11, Lata had tweeted – Today is the birthday of my brother Dilip Kumar. I congratulate him very much and pray that he remains in good health.
In 2019, when Lata Mangeshkar was admitted to the hospital due to deteriorating health, Dilip Kumar expressed happiness by tweeting on her return. The tweet said – Very happy to hear that my younger sister Lata is fine and is back home. Take care of your health. In this picture, Saira Banu is also seen smiling along with Dilip Kumar and Lata.