Legendary singer and Bharat Ratna Lata Mangeshkar on Saturday paid a tribute to the Indian soldiers the lyric of which comes from the Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s speech.
The song is titled “Saugandh mujhe is mitti ki main desh nahin mitne doonga… (I swear by the soil of this country that I will not let it perish).”
The song was uploaded on Twitter by the melody queen earlier today. In a brief intro preceding the song, Lata said she was inspired by a few lines of a poem recited by PM Modi at a recent rally.
PM Modi said he is inspired by her affection and blessing reflected in the song.
Earlier, the singer had congratulated PM Modi and the Isro scientists for “Mission Shakti”.
“Namaskaar, I thank the scientists and respected Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the successful completion of Mission Shakti. Vande Mataram,” she tweeted.