- PRIYANKA (@priyankachopra) May 31, 2020shocked hearing this news @wajidkhan7 bhai was extremely close to me and my family.
News coming is that he was on a ventilator for the last few days and even was hit by the Coronavirus. The news of his demise was confirmed by music composer Salim Merchant.
- Rahat Fateh Ali Khan (@RFAKWorld) May 31, 2020Really shocked to hear about @wajidkhan7 Gone too soon. "Inna Lillahi wa inna ilayhi raji'un", wrote Salim Merchant.More news: Trump says U.S. will designate Antifa 'terrorist organisation'
Sharing one of the most fondest memories of the late musician, the Mom star added, "The most fondest memories of Mumbai I have are with Sajid and Wajid".
Referring to his brother and professional partner Sajid, Wajid says in Hindi, "Sajid bhai ke liye toh ek hi gana gaoonga main (I can only sing one song for Sajid bhai)" before he starts singing various versions of the popular "Dabangg" theme song with gusto. Neha in her emotional post wrote, "Gone too soon". Sharing this heartbreaking news with the fans, he wrote, "Devastated with the news of the passing away of my brother Wajid of Sajid -Wajid fame".
Describing Salman as an "elder brother", Wajid once spoke about their association with him.More news: Chiara de Blasio, Bill de Blasio daughter, arrested in George Floyd protest
"Love u n may your handsome soul rest in peace", Salman Khan wrote. "Can't believe Wajid and I will never speak again", Vishal Dadlani said via Twitter. I've lost a dear brother Wajid! They came to meet me and took me out for sehri.
Singer-composer Shankar Mahadevan said he was still unable to come to terms with the news of Wajid's demise. "Not only that invited me to their place and I had nihari cooked by their mother". "Prayers for your peaceful journey Wajid bhai", he tweeted. I shudder to think What more is in store for us??? His popular works are "Hud hud dabangg", "Mujhse shadi karogi", "Chinta ta chita", "Raat bhar", "fevicol se", "Tujhe aksa beach" among others.
For the unversed, Sajid-Wajid Khan had created a lot of songs for superstar Salman Khan.More news: Sunak throws lifeline to self-employed by extending support scheme