About Lata Mangeshkar Samman Alankaran
- Madhya Pradesh government instituted the award – Lata Mangeshkar Samman Alankaran- in 1984.
- The first recipient of this award was music composer Naushad.
- The Lata Mangeshkar Samman Alankaran consists of 2 lakh Rupees as well as citation.
- The award is conferred upon to the music composer and singer alternately.
- This was the 28th Annual Lata Mangeshkar Award.
- Hariharan is the Padma Shri recipient as well. He sung various songs in different languages including Hindi, Telugu, Bhojpuri, Malayalam, Tamil, Kannada and Marathi.
- In 2012, the award was given away to Rajesh Roshan.
- In 2013, the award was given away to Singer Hariharan.