Popular devotional singer Narendra Chanchal passes away at 80

Popular Indian singer Narendra Chanchal known for religious songs and hymns passed away at the age of 80.

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The singer breathed his last religious songs and hymns this morning at Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals in New Delhi. He had been receiving treatment for the last three months because of his ill health.

Renound Bhajan Singer Narendra Chanchal Passes Away In The Age Of 80 At Delhi - 'चलो बुलावा आया है' जैसे गीत गाने वाले भजन गायक नरेंद्र चंचल का निधन, 80 की उम्र

Chanchal sang the famous “corona bhajan” with the lines “Maiya Ji, Kitho aaya corona?” at a Holi event in Paharganj, New Delhi.

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In the video, the veteran devotional singer had sung a bhajan on coronavirus. The opening line of the song was, “Dengue bhi aaya, swine flu bi aaya, Chikungunya ne shor machaya, Khabre ki ki ho na, O kitthon aaya corona, Maiya ji, kitthon aaya corona (There was dengue, there was swine flu. Chikungunya created some noise, too. All of it made news, but where did corona come from).”


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In the song, Chanchal underlined the significance of hand hygiene.

Chanchal had won the Filmfare Best Male Playback Singer Award for a Bollywood song ‘Beshak Mandir Masjid’ of the 1973 movie ‘Bobby’.

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