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Bappi Lahiri's funeral to take place on February 17, confirms family.

Wednesday began on a sad note for the entertainment world, as Bappi Lahiri, the king of disco music, passed away at the age of 69. His sad passing has left the entire entertainment world in mourning. Now, his grieving family has released an official statement and updated his fans with the news of the late legend's funeral. The family stated that they are waiting for the arrival of Bappi Lahiri's son, Bappa Lahiri, from Los Angeles. After that, the funeral of the late legend will take place in Mumbai.

RIP Bappi Da

The family statement read: “This is a very sad time for us. The cremation will take place with Bappa arriving from Los Angeles tomorrow in the middle of the morning. We are looking for love and blessings for his soul. We will keep you posted, Mrs. Lahiri.”, Mr. Gobind Bansal, Bppa Lahiri , Rima Al Lahiri. On Tuesday night, Bappi Da breathed his last at CritiCare Hospital in Mumbai. The 69-year-old singer-songwriter has died of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). His doctor issued a statement after his death.

In a conversation with ANI, Bappi Da's doctor said the legendary composer had been hospitalized for over a month and was released on Monday. However, his health deteriorated again and he was taken to hospital on Tuesday. However, he took his last breath on Tuesday night.

Tribute is pouring in on social media for the late legend. From Akshay Kumar, Kareena Kapoor Khan, Kiara Advani and Siddharth Malhotra to Bhumi Pednekar, all Bollywood celebrities are mourning the loss of the legend. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Ram Nath Kovind also lamented the legend's disappearance. Fans kept remembering his music in a series of tweets on social media.

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