New Delhi: Leading bhajan singer Narendra Chanchal passed away on Friday, January 22, 2021. He is 80 years old.
A Bhajan veteran with some health issues breathed his last at 12:15 pm at Indraprastha Apollo Hospital in New Delhi.
The Bhajan singer was admitted to a hospital in south Delhi on November 27 and died of brain problems, the news agency quoted PTI sources as saying.
After calling Prime Minister Narendra Modi a jerk, he started paying homage to Twitter by “earning a special place in the world of bhajan singers through his voice”.
“I am deeply saddened by the death of Bhajan singer Narendra Chanchal. He has earned a special place in the world of Bhajan singers through his voice. My thoughts are with his family and well-wishers at this hour of mourning. Om Shanti.” Tweet PM.
Meanwhile, cricketer Harbhajan Singh also took to Twitter and said that the iconic and much-loved #NarendraChanchal ji was very sad to leave us to live in heaven. Pray for the peace of their souls. “Heartfelt condolences to popular singer Dollar Mehndi Chanchal’s” Legends of Family and Fans. “
Born in Amritsar in 1940, Narendra Chanchal is definitely the first name that comes to mind when thinking about mother awakening. His distinctive voice brought him considerable fame.
Chanchal was acclaimed not only in religious music but also in Bollywood. He won the Filmfare Award for Best Male Playback Singer for ‘Bollywood Course’ in the 1973 film ‘Bobby’.
As soon as the news broke, social media users started paying homage to him.
Narendra Chanchal’s video went viral during a Holi event in March 2020 in the Paharganj area of Delhi. In the video, the popular devotional singer sang hymns on the coronavirus. The opening line of the song – Dengue Bhi Aya, Swine Flu by Aya, Chikungunya Sound, Khabre Ki Ho Na, O Khitan Aya Corona, Maya Ji, Kitathan Aya Corona (Dengue is, there is swine flu. Chikungunya made. Some noise., All made the news, but where did the corona come from). Chanchal stressed the importance of hand hygiene in a song available on YouTube.