Nagma is heartbroken on seeing condition of ‘Ek Pyar Ka Nagma Hai’ lyricist Santosh Anand on Indian Idol 12
Nagma was touched by the sad condition of veteran lyricist Santosh Anand after watching him on Indian Idol 12. She urged people to not forget his famous song and calls him inspiring.
In the latest episode of India Idol 12, Laxmikant-Pyarelal hit musician duo’s Pyarelal Ji came to the show with his wife as chief guests. Along with them, there was a special appearance of the famous lyricist Santosh Anand. The lyricist has worked in many films with the legendary stars Laxmikant and Pyarelal. Santosh Anand is known for his evergreen song Ek Pyar Ka Nagma Hai. But when he came on the show, people were shocked to see his bad condition.
Nagma was able to catch the episode and was moved by the condition of the veteran lyricist. She took to Twitter to express her emotions for him, as she talked about his hardships and his present condition. She also urged people to never forget his epic song and keep him alive in their memory. She wrote, “So touched to See Santosh Anand Ji lyricists on Indian idol he wrote “Ek Phyar ka Nagma hai “ his Son&daughter in Law committed suicide . Said his Son was born after 10yrs of Mannat.He says Hosla nahin tuta hai tang tuti hai.Pls never forget this song of his keep him alive always.”
She also shared a clip from the Indian Idol 12 episode where everyone became emotional on the condition of Santosh Anand. She told that he still lives for his granddaughter. She felt inspired by him for giving meaning to life. She wrote, “Santosh AnandJi still lives on for his Granddaughter. Indeed a very touching story wht Lyrics he wrote “Ek phyar Ka Nagma hai”. Saw him on Indian Idol the song lives on Santoshji in our Memories & heart. He Inspires brings so much meaning to life.”
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In the show, judge Neha Kakkar was touched by the condition of the lyricist and gave him Rs. 5 lakh for financial assistance. She also urged people to give a chance to out of work lyricists.