Lata Mangeshkar felicitates younger sister Asha Bhosle

Apr 01, 2013, 19:58 IST | Agencies

Singer Lata Mangeshkar felicitated younger sister Asha Bhosle with the Hridaynath Mangeshkar Award at a function that saw all the Mangeshkar siblings come together.

Asha, known for evergreen songs like "Dum maro dum", "Mehbooba mehbooba", "Mera kuch saaman", "Piya tu ab to aaja", "Chura liya hai tum ne" and "Dil cheez kya hai" during her six-decade career, performed live for three hours Sunday night.

Asha, 79, who was rewarded Rs.100,000, said she would add some more money and donate the entire amount to those affected by the drought here.

Mangeshkar Siblings
Lata Mangeshkar felicitated her sisiter Asha Bhosale with the Hridaynath Mangeshkar Award at Parle Tilak School in Mumbai's Vile Parle area. The programme saw all Mangeshkar siblings -- (from right) Lata, Asha, Usha, Meena and 
Hridayanath -- present at the event. Pic/Ashish Rane

Her brother Hridaynath accompanied her in singing a few songs at the event, packed with fans.

It was rare to see the Mangeshkar siblings - Lata, Asha, Hridayanath, Usha and Meena - together.

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