I am back home… was diagnosed with pneumonia, tweets Lata Mangeshkar after discharge from hospital


GUWAHATI, Dec 8: Melody queen Lata Mangeshkar has returned home after being discharged from the Breach Candy Hospital in Mumbai. The legendary singer took to Twitter stating that she was diagnosed with pneumonia.

“Namaskaar, For the past 28 days, I was at Breach Candy hospital. I was diagnosed with pneumonia. The doctors preferred that I extend my stay in hospital and go home when completely healthy. Today, I am back home with the blessings of Mai and Baba I have my deepest gratitude to all my well wishers all over. Your prayers and good wishes have worked and I humbly bow down to each one of you,” the 90-year-old singer tweeted.

She also thanked the team of doctors who were looking after her health at hospital.

“My doctors at Breach Candy have been my guardian angels and I stand in eternal gratitude to each one of them. The nursing staff has been exceptional. Your endless love and blessings are precious. Thank you, again,” the tweet read.

“A special thank you, again to the team of doctors who treated me with utmost care and love. Dr. Pratit Samdani, Dr. Ashwin Mehta, Dr. Zareer Udwadia, Dr Nishit Shah, Dr. Janardan Nimbolkar and Dr. Rajeev Sharma,” she concluded.

The melody queen was admitted to Breach Candy Hospital on Nov 11 after she complained of difficulty in breathing.