Music composer and singer Wajid Khan, of the composer duo Sajid-Wajid, breathed his final within the early hours of Monday after struggling a cardiac arrest. He had examined optimistic for Covid-19 and in addition had kidney illnesses.
Wajid was laid to relaxation on the Versova Kabrastan in Mumbai, within the presence of some family members, together with his brother Sajid Khan and Bollywood actor Aditya Pancholi.
Wajid Khan’s funeral befell at Versova Kabrastan.
Pramod Thakur/Hindustan Occasions
Composer and singer Salim Service provider instructed PTI that Wajid had been on the ventilator for the final 4 days: “He had a number of points. He had a kidney situation and had a transplant some time in the past. However not too long ago he acquired to find out about kidney an infection… He was on the ventilator for the final 4 days, after his state of affairs began getting worse. Kidney an infection was the start after which he acquired vital.”
Additionally Watch l Wajid Khan, of composer duo Sajid-Wajid, dies at 42; Bollywood mourns demise
The movie fraternity mourned the loss. Akshay Kumar, Amitabh Bachchan, Priyanka Chopra, Arjun Kapoor, Varun Dhawan, Kiara Advani, Sidharth Malhotra and others paid heartfelt tributes to Wajid on social media.
Additionally learn | Wajid Khan dies at 42: Amitabh Bachchan, Priyanka Chopra lead Bollywood tributes for ‘the nicest man’
Condolences additionally poured in from the music business. Singer and composer Shankar Mahadevan tweeted that he was unable to digest the tragic information. “Am simply not in a position to come to phrases with this ! Surprising ! Good bye pricey brother.. love you .. until we meet on the opposite aspect ! Prayers on your peaceable journey Wajidbhai,” he wrote.
A number of others reminiscent of Salim Service provider, Sonu Nigam, Kailash Kher, Tulsi Kumar and Vishal Dadlani additionally paid tribute to him.
Sajid-Wajid began their profession in 1998 with Salman Khan-starrer Pyaar Kiya Toh Darna Kya, and often collaborated with him for quite a lot of his movies, together with Tere Naam, Mujhse Shaadi Karogi, Accomplice and the Dabangg franchise.
Lately, they composed the one Bhai Bhai sung by Salman, which promoted the message of communal concord. The music was launched by the actor on his YouTube channel on Eid.
Wajid, together with Sajid, served as mentor on singing actuality reveals — Sa Re Ga Ma Pa 2012 and Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Singing Celebrity.
Comply with @htshowbiz for extra