Wajid Khan, of Sajid-Wajid fame, passes away in Mumbai hospital
Several film personalities took to social media platforms to express their grief and to offer condolences to the family of Wajid Khan.
Mumbai: Singer-arranger Wajid Khan of music executive team Sajid-Wajid, famous for their work on genius Salman Khan's movies, for example, Wanted, Dabangg and Ek Tha Tiger, kicked the bucket in extremely early times on Monday in a city emergency clinic due to coronavirus. The 42-year-old artist had hidden kidney issues.
"He kicked the bucket of a heart failure," Wajid's sibling Sajid told PTI while affirming that the artist had tried positive for COVID-19. Music arranger Salim Merchant, who initially affirmed the updates on Wajid's demise, said the writer was hospitalized as of late at Surana Hospital, Chembur where his condition decayed.
"He had different issues. He had a kidney issue and had a transplant some time prior. Be that as it may, as of late he became more acquainted with about kidney disease... He was on the ventilator throughout the previous four days, after his circumstance began deteriorating. Kidney disease was the start and afterward he got basic," Salim told PTI.
A source near the family additionally affirmed the coronavirus analysis. "He had coronavirus. At the point when you as of now have heart and kidney issues, your invulnerability is low. His circumstance declined over the most recent couple of days," the source included.
The music writer pair made their Bollywood debut with Salman's 1998 film "Pyaar Kiya Toh Darna Kya" and proceeded to take a shot at on-screen character's different movies including Garv, Tere Naam, Tumko Na Bhool Payenge, Partner and the well known Dabangg establishment.
Wajid likewise did playback for Salman in chartbusters like "Mera He Jalwa", "Fevicol Se" and for Akshay Kumar in "Chinta Ta Chita" from the film "Boisterous Rathore", among others. He as of late co-made Salman's melodies "Pyaar Karona" and Bhai, which the entertainer discharged on his YouTube channel.
Wajid alongside his sibling Sajid filled in as a guide on singing unscripted TV dramas "Sa Re Ga Ma Pa 2012" and "Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Singing Superstar".
The writer couple likewise scored IPL 4 signature melody, "Dhoom Dhadaka", which was sung by Wajid.
Not long after the updates on the writer's downfall poor, numerous from the film organization took to Twitter to pay tributes.
On-screen character Priyanka Chopra said she will consistently recollect Wajid's grin. "The one thing I will consistently recall is Wajid bhai's chuckle. Continually grinning. Gone too early. My sympathies to his family and everybody lamenting. Find happiness in the hereafter, old buddy. You are in my musings and petitions," she posted on Twitter.
On-screen character Parineeti Chopra said Wajid was one of the "most delightful" men in the business. "Continually singing. All heart. Continuously positive. You will genuinely be missed Wajid bhai," she tweeted.
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On-screen character Varun Dhawan shared an image of his producer father David Dhawan with Wajid and recalled the performer as one of the best individuals in Bollywood.
"Stunned hearing this news @wajidkhan7 bhai was amazingly near me and my family. He was one of the best individuals to be near. We will miss you Wajid bhai thank you for the music," he composed.
Music arranger artist Vishal Dadlani said he was "shattered" in the wake of hearing the news. Both @SajidMusicKhan and @wajidkhan7 have been close and genuine companions. The benevolent who may see the light on and appear at our studio in the night just to meet and talk and offer a chuckle. Can't trust Wajid and I will never talk again," he composed.
Vocalist arranger Shankar Mahadevan said he was as yet incapable to grapple with the updates on Wajid's death.
"Stunning! Farewell, dear sibling... love you .. till we meet on the opposite side! Petitions for your quiet excursion Wajid bhai," he tweeted.
Artist Javed Ali posted, "Feeling Deeply Saddened in the wake of hearing stunning updates on the abrupt destruction of Wajid Khan. May his Soul Rest in Peace. My sincere sympathies to his family. May Allah invigorate the family."