The singer Narendra Chanchal, who redefined popular devotional singing in India, is no more. Narendra Chanchal died at the age of 80 on Friday. All Bollywood celebrities like Lata Mangeshkar, Daler Mehndi, Manoj Bajpayee, and Madhur Bhandarkar have paid tribute to the late singer. At the same time, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has also expressed grief.
Lata Mangeshkar tweeted and wrote, ‘I just came to know that very talented singer, Matarani’s devotee Narendra Chanchalji died today. I am very sad to hear this. He was a very good man, may God give peace to his soul. I pay him a humble tribute.
PM Modi tweeted and wrote, ‘The news of the demise of popular Bhajan singer Narendra Chanchal ji is extremely sad. He made a mark in the world of singing hymns with his vibrant voice. My condolences to his family and fans in this hour of mourning. Oh, peace!
Let us tell you that Narendra Chanchal gained fame with his ‘Jagran’ hits in the 1970s-80s. She gained popularity for her songs dedicated exclusively to Sherawali mata. Her song ‘Chalo Bulava Aaya Hai’ for Sherawali Mata is popular to date. Narendra Chanchal is known for his live performance. He also made his mark in Bollywood.