She may have retired from active public life in her twilight years, but singing legend Lata Mangeshkar kept abreast with the changing times through her presence on social media.
She joined Twitter, the microblogging website, in June 2010.
With 14.9M followers on Twitter, she often used to share old photos and links of her songs on various occasions, festivals, events of national importance, and anniversaries of her colleagues and friends.
Mangeshkar started her Facebook page on August 4, 2014.
She has over 12 million followers and amassed 8 million plus likes on the social media application, now called Meta.
She shared her photo holding the book ”Didi Aur Main” based on her life, penned by her sister Meena Khadikar. The memoir was released on September 29, a day after the iconic singer’s 90th birthday.
”Namaskar! Kal meri choti behen Meena Khadikar ne mujhe uske dwara mujhpar likhi hui hindi kitab Didi Aur Main ki peheli copy bhent ki. (Yesterday my younger sister Meena Khadikar gifted me the first copy of the book that she wrote on me)” she had captioned the second photo.
Her bio reads, ”Official Instagram Account of Lata Mangeshkar.
Since her hospitalisation on January 8, the Mangeshkar family had been using her social media pages to keep the fans informed about her health and also quell rumours.
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