Shillong: Famous Bollywood song composer, Dilip Dutta who also help guiding Bateithymmai compares her with famous Indian artist Lata Mangeshkar.
Speaking over phone with Dutta, Rupang Editor RM Shabong had this to say.
RMS: Dilip Dutta Sir, I understand that you are a key role in grooming Bateithymmai to the stature of Bollywood singer. You also let her sing for the new film Dab Dabba Tu. Can you say something on this?
Dilip: True! She has such a lovely voice. She can sing well and pick up easily whichever I taught her. I have full confidence that she will become the Lata Mangeshkar of Shillong. I hope people will like her and I pray to God for her success. Batei will sing a playback singer in the film directed and produced by my son.
RMS: Do you think Batei will make progress in Bollywood in the near future??
Dilip: Once this film is released, when music directors could listen to her, I am sure they will appreciate and approach her as one of their singers. I pray that God helps her. I have given my best in coaching her. She picks up well. I am sure she will progress.
RMS: Our society give full support and best wishes to her. Thank you for your confidence and inputs in Batei.
Dilip: Thank you. From my side I am very happy to help youngster develop their talents and come up in their field.