Famous composer and singer Bappi Lahri is no more

Bappi Lahiri sang hit songs in various films from the late 1970s and early 1980s

Famous composer and singer Bappi Lahri is no more

Bappi Lahiri, 69, a music composer and performer who popularized disco music in India in the 1980s and 1990s, died today at Mumbai's CritiCare Hospital. Social media is flooded with condolences to Bappi Lahiri as soon as the news surfaced.

"Lahiri had been in the hospital for a month and was released on Monday. However, his condition worsened on Tuesday, and his family requested that a doctor come to their house. He was taken to the hospital. He was suffering from a number of medical concerns. He died just before midnight from OSA (obstructive sleep apnea) " said Dr. Deepak Namjoshi, hospital's director.