Music composer and singer Wajid Khan of Saji-Wajid duo passed away in Mumbai in the early hours on June 1. The cause of death is not known yet. He had been composing songs for most of Salman Khan’s movies. Some of the films include Pyaar Kiya Toh Darna Kya, Tere Naam, Dabangg, Mujse Shaadi Karoge, Ek Tha Tiger and many more.
Music composer Salim Merchant was the first one to confirm the news on twitter. Condolences poured in from many film fraternity. Lately, he had composed a pop anthem title ‘Pyaar Karona’, encouraging everyone to fight the coronavirus.
Lauding his music composition over the years, Yash Raj Films shared a tweet saying his music has left a mark on all of us that will remain forever alive. Red Chillies Entertainment and leading Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar mourned the loss through their tweets.