Legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar on April 25th conferred the prestigious ‘72nd Master Deenanath Mangeshkar Awards', in memory of her late father to Anna Hazare, Ustad Zakir Hussain, Rishi Kapoor, Shivaji Satam, Pandit Pandrinath Kohlapure and others.
The eminent personalities were honoured for their outstanding contribution in the field of cinema, music, theatre, literature and social work. All the awardees were conferred with a memento and a cash prize of Rs. 1 lakh each.
On the occasion Lata Mangeshkar said, " I am so indebted to all the people for their outstanding response to this awards. It's my immense pleasure that today stalwarts like Anna Hazare, Ustad Zakir Hussain, Rishi Kapoor, Shivaji Satam and Pandit Pandrinath Kohlapure have accepted Master Deenanath Mangeshkar Award".
Here are a few snaps of Lata Mangeshkar honouring the awardees and their feelings.