Veteran music composer Wajid Khan of Bollywood is no more in this world. Wajid Khan, popularly known as the pair of Sajid-Wajid in the film industry, was admitted to a hospital in Chembur, Mumbai due to a serious kidney problem. After which the investigation revealed that he was also corona infected. Everyone is shocked by the sudden demise of 42-year-old Wajid Khan. A wave of mourning has spread in Bollywood with the death of Wajid.
Bollywood saddened by the death of Wajid Khan
Just last month, Bollywood lost two of its best stars – Irrfan Khan and Rishi Kapoor and now the sudden demise of veteran musician Wajid has come as a shock to Bollywood. Bollywood stars have mourned the death of Wajid through Twitter and expressed their deepest condolences. Celebrities like Varun Dhawan, Adnam Sami, Priyanka Chopra, Parineet Chopra, Salim Merchant, Sonu Nigam, Mika Singh, Varun Dhawan have also expressed their grief over the demise of Wajid.
Bollywood stars expressed grief
Expressing deep sorrow over the death of Wajid, Varun Dhawan tweeted, ‘Shocked to hear about Wajid Khan. He was very close to me and my family. He was one of the most positive people around. We will always miss you, thank you for your wonderful music.
shocked hearing this news Replying to @AtHawkeye 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 ? pic.twitter.com/jW2C2ooZ3P
— Varun Dhawan (@Varun_dvn) May 31, 2020
Condoling the death of Wajid, singer Salim Merchant wrote on social media, ‘I am deeply hurt by the news of the death of my brother Wajid of Sajid-Wajid fame. Brother, you left too early. This is a big blow to our community. I’m broken
Devastated with the news of the passing away of my brother Wajid of Sajid -Wajid fame. May Allah give strength to the family ?
Safe travels bro Replying to @AtHawkeye you’ve gone too soon. It’s a huge loss to our fraternity. I’m shocked & broken .
Inna Lillahi wa inna ilayhi raji’un
— salim merchant (@salim_merchant) May 31, 2020
Priyanka Chopra said on Twitter, ‘Sad news, one thing I will always remember is Wajid bhai’s laughter. His always smiling, gone too soon. My condolences to his family and those who mourned. May your soul rest in peace my friend. You are in my thoughts and prayers.’
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.Replying to @AtHawkeye
— PRIYANKA (@priyankachopra) May 31, 2020
Adnan Sami has also tweeted on the death of Wajid. He has written that he is shocked and has lost a dear brother Wajid. Adnan wrote, ‘I can’t bear this sad news… because he had a beautiful soul inside him.’
I’m shocked!! I’ve lost a dear brother Wajid! I can’t come to grips with this tragic news… He was such a beautiful soul..
Oh dear Lord, Please have mercy…?
َّنَّا لِلّهِ وَإِنَّـا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعون
May Allah SWT bless him in Jannat-ul-Firdaus…Ameen. ?
— Adnan Sami (@AdnanSamiLive) May 31, 2020
Singer Sonu Nigam shared a picture of himself with Sajid-Wajid on Instagram, with which he wrote, ‘My brother Wajid Khan left us.’
Mika Singh has expressed grief by sharing a picture on Instagram. He wrote, ‘Very sad news for all of us. The most talented singer and composer who has given so many hits, my elder brother Wajid Khan has left us. May Allah rest his soul. Will always love and miss you always brother. Your music is evergreen, a huge loss for Bollywood.
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. ?? #WajidKhan
— Parineeti Chopra (@ParineetiChopra) May 31, 2020
I used to call him my brother from another mother. Besides being unbelievably talented he was so gentle & sweet. I’m so heartbroken that I did not get to say Goodbye my sweet Replying to @AtHawkeye I will miss you & our jam sessions forever. Till we meet again #RIP #WajidKhan #Gonetoosoon pic.twitter.com/RAq0pqHJwY
— Preity G Zinta (@realpreityzinta) June 1, 2020
T 3548 – Shocked at the passing of Wajid Khan .. a bright smiling talent passes away .. duas , prayers and in condolence ???
— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) June 1, 2020
#RIPWajidKhan your music will always live on…deepest condolences to the family and loved ones ….gone too soon…..❤️?
— Karan Johar (@karanjohar) June 1, 2020