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UN chief Antonio Guterres condoles demise of Indian subcontinent's 'voice' Lata Mangeshkar

India's Permanent Representative to the United Nations, said that Mangeshkar's death is an 'irreplaceable loss to the nation. An irreplaceable loss to the world of music'.

Lata Mangeshkar. Photo: Twitter.

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has expressed his condolences on the demise of iconic Indian singer Lata Mangeshkar, who "truly had been the voice of the subcontinent".

Mangeshkar, who will be remembered as one of India's greats, died in Mumbai after a nearly eight-decade career that included an estimated 25,000 songs. She was 92 years old.

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