Geeta Mali, a playback singer who had sung for some Marathi films died in a car accident on Mumbai-Agra highway in Thane district on Thursday, police said.
According to reports, Geeta was heading for Nashik, her hometown, after returning from the United States when the car in which she and her husband Vijay were travelling rammed into a container parked alongside the road.
singer Geeta Mali dies in a car accident
The accident took place near Lahe Phata near Shahapur around 3 pm.
Both Geeta and Vijay were injured seriously and taken to Shahpur Rural Hospital, but Geeta died during treatment. Geeta’s husband is under treatment in a private hospital and has sustained serious injuries.
Geeta had sung songs for a few Marathi films and also cut her own music albums.