Legendary Ghazal Singer Jagjit Singh was supposed to be present at a concert in Mumbai and singing for the live audience when he was admitted to the hospital due to brain hemorrhage. The singer has been operated but is yet in the ICU and is critical. The entire music and film industry is shattered by the news.
The news broke when Lata Mangeshkar tweeted in Hindi, “mujhe abhi pata chala hai ki hum sab ke priya ghazal singer jagjeet singh ji ko brain hemorrhage hua hai aur woh hospital me hai, main ishwar se prarthana karti hu ki wo jald acche ho jaaye,aur aap sab bhi unke liye prarthana ki jiye ….”
Post that wishes came pouring in from all corners as Amitabh Bachchan tweeted, “Just came to know from Lata ji’s tweet famous ghazal singer Jagjit Singh has had a brain hemorrhage.. Prayers for all to be well .. Jagjit Singh that great ghazal singer is critical with brain hemorrhage ..speedy recovery ! Jagjit Singh : the man with the silken voice ; smooth and endearing in all his ghazal renditions ..” Rest of the stars who wished the legendary singer were:
Shekhar Kapur: Praying fr Ghazal Singer Jagjit Singh critically ill in hospital
Shweta Pandit: Prayers for legendary singer Jagjit Singh ji.. just heard he is hospitalized and is in the ICU. Hope he recovers soon.
Aftab Shivdasani: Lets all pray for Jagjit Singh ji’s health.. He is critical at Lilavati hospital.. May god oversee this and allow mercy to him..
Shreya Ghoshal: Very sad abt Jagjit Uncle’s health.. Hope he becomes fine soonest.. Good night.. God bless us all..
Sonu Niigaam: We’ll all pray for Jagjitji. We want his Royal voice to grace our planet for many more years. God bless him and save him..