Bollywood industry in shock with Wajid Khan’s death

Amitabh Bachchan, Priyanka Chopra, Akshay Kumar, Adnan Sami, Preity Zinta, Sonu Nigam mourn Wajid Khan’s death

Singer-composer Wajid Khan of music director duo Sajid-Wajid, died in a city hospital due to complications arising from a kidney infection. He was also believed to have got diagnosed with COVID-19. He was 42.

Music composer Salim Merchant told to media, “He had multiple issues. He had a kidney issue and had a transplant a while ago. But recently he got to know about kidney infection. He was on the ventilator for the last four days, after his situation started getting worse. Kidney infection was the beginning and then he got critical.”

The music composer duo made their Bollywood debut with Salman’s 1998 movie Pyaar Kiya Toh Darna Kya and went on to work on actor’s various films including Tere Naam, Tumko Na Bhool Payenge, Partner and the popular Dabangg franchise. He recently co-composed Salman’s songs Pyaar Karona and Bhai Bhai, which the actor released on his YouTube channel.

Soon after the news of the composer’s demise broke, many from the entertainment industry took to Twitter to pay tribute. Amitabh Bachchan, Priyanka Chopra, Akshay Kumar, Adnan Sami, Preity Zinta, Sonu Nigam mourn Wajid’s death

 

 

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My Brother Wajid left us.

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