Music Composer Wajid Khan of Sajid Wajid fame is no more. In a Tweet posted by noted film journalist Faridoon Shahriyar, he wrote “ Sad News: Noted singer Sonu Nigam just confirmed to me that music composer Wajid Khan of Sajid-Wajid passed away a short while back. He was suffering from Covid 19.”
It must be mentioned that the composer has been admitted to a hospital in Mumbai and was reportedly on ventilator. Wajid had been suffering from kidney problems for the past few years.
Sajid-Wajid have been Salman Khan’s favourite music composers and were given a break by the Bollywood superstar in his film Pyaar Kiya Toh Darna Kya in 1998. Sajid-Wajid have recently composed Salman Khan’s lockdown songs Bhai Bhai and Pyaar Karona.