Wajid Khan who is well known along his brother Sajid Khan is no more. According to reports, he died due to complications after a kidney infection. Various Bollywood celebrities took it to twitter and gave condolences to the family.
Amitabh Bachchan wrote on twitter, “Shocked at the passing of Wajid Khan .. a bright smiling talent passes away .. duas , prayers and in condolence.” Varun wrote, “shocked hearing this news @wajidkhan7 bhai was extremely close to me and my family. He was one of the most positive people to be around. We will miss u Wajid bhai thank u for the music.” Varun also shared a picture of his father, director David Dhawan, with Wajid”.
Priyanka Chopra wrote, “Terrible news. The one thing I will always remember is Wajid bhai's laugh. Always smiling. Gone too soon. My condolences to his family and everyone grieving. Rest in peace my friend. You are in my thoughts and prayers.” Priyanka’s cousin, actor Parineeti Chopra wrote, “Wajid Bhai you were the nicest, nicest nicest man! Always smiling. Always singing. All heart. Every music session with him was memorable. You will truly be missed wajid bhai.”
While Varun Dhawan shared the photo of his father David Dhawan and late music director and wrote, “shocked to hear this news @wajidkhan7 bhai was extremely close to me and my family. He was one of the most positive people to be around. We will miss u Wajid bhai thank u for the music”.
Sajid- Wajid Khan one of the recent compositions was released recently which was Bhai Bhai song sung by Salman Khan. Salman Khan’s brother Arbaaz Khan bought it to twitter and wrote, “RIP Wajid bhai you will be deeply missed. The music industry has lost a gem. Gone to soon. My heartfelt condolences to the grieving family and friends. Allah jannat naseeb kare.”
Salim Merchant, Music composer, told PTI that, “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.”
Wajid is well well-known for ‘Mera hi Jalwa’, ‘Fevicol Se’, ‘Chinta Ta Chita Chita’ and recently composed ‘Pyaar Karoona’. Duo brother also judged Sa Re Ga Ma Pa. IPL 4 theme song, ‘Dhoom Dhoom Dhaadaka’ was also composed by the duo.