Usha Khanna, Bappi Lahiri, Anu Malik, Udit and Alka Yagnik to get Lata Mangeshkar Award

Vastavam web: Noted music composers Usha Khanna, Bappi Lahiri, Anu Malik and playback singers Alka Yagnik and Udit Narayan have been selected for the Madhya Pradesh government’s prestigious National Lata Mangeshkar Award.The artistes will be honoured for their contribution in the field of music composition and singing, an official said today.The award is given every year alternatively to music directors and playback singers, said Manoj Shrivastava, principal secretary, culture department.Each award winner will get a cash prize of Rs two lakh, shawl, shreephal (coconut) and a citation.