Acclaimed Punjabi singer Sardool Sikander handed away at Fortis hospital in Mohali close to Punjab on Wednesday. He was 60. Many celebrities mourned the demise of a legendry singer and paid their tribute on social media. Comedian Kapil Sharma took to his Instagram and shared an lovable video of her daughter Anayra’s first Lohri celebration, the place the late singer might be seen singing devotional songs.
Sharing the video Kapil wrote, “A phenomenal reminiscence of a wonderful human being. It was my daughter’s first lohri n me n my household was so pleased that Sardool paji n household was there to bless the brand new born, he sang “Mool mantar” “Ek Onkar” to bless the newborn, by no means thought it was our final assembly with you, love u sardool paji, u will at all times keep in our hearts#omshanti #sardoolsikander.”
Singer Jazzy B took to Twitter as he shared footage with the veteran singer. He tweeted, “Can’t consider Sardool Bhaji left us! heartbroken!”
Harshdeep Kaur wrote, “Bahut hello dukhad khabar… Saddened to listen to in regards to the demise of legendary Punjabi singer Sardool Sikander Ji. Huge loss to the music Industry. Prayers for his household #SardoolSikander #RestInPeace.”
Bollywood singer Vishal Dadlani tweeted, “I can not consider #SardoolSikander -Saab has left us. This is heartbreaking and much too private. :(A real pioneer, he was the soul of humility & a wellspring of music. My condolences to the household, esp. to my brothers @AlaapSikander & @SarangSikander1.”
Sikander, who left behind a wealthy musical legacy, was not too long ago recognized with Covid-19 constructive and was underneath therapy for varied illnesses, together with kidney harm. He died owing to multi-organ failure.
Known for his hit songs like Ek charkha gali de wich dha laya and Sanu ishq brandi char gayi, Sikander had made his first appearances on radio and tv in the early Eighties with album, Roadways di Laari. He additionally acted in Punjabi movies, together with Jagga Daku. Sikander is survived by spouse and sons, Sarang and Alaap.