Shravan Rathod Passes Away: Akshay Kumar, Ajay Devgn, AR Rahman mourn the music composer’s demise

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Bollywood’s celebrated music composer Shravan Rathod of Nadeem-Shravan fame breathed his last on  April 22. Shravan passed away due to Covid-19 related complications. The music composer was hospitalised a few days back after contracting the deadly virus. His condition was very critical as he had other comorbidities. Unfortunately, he couldn’t fight the virus and died in a Mumbai hospital.

Amidst the pandemic, we have lost yet another artiste. Bollywood celebs took to their social media handles to pay tribute to the 66-year-old music composer.

Akshay Kumar mourning the loss, tweeted, “Very sad to know about the passing of music composer Shravan. Nadeem-Shravan created magic for many films in 90s and later, including Dhadkan that has remained legendary in my career. Deepest Condolences to his family.”

Shravan (and Nadeem) walked 30 years alongside me in my career with the evergreen album for Phool Aur Kaante. Very sad, very unfortunate to hear of his demise last night. Condolences to his family. #Shravan(sic),” wrote Ajay Devgn

AR Rahman wrote, “Our Music community and your fans will miss you immensely #ShravanRathod ji Rest in peace. Respect and Prayers(sic)”

Boney Kapoor offering condolences wrote, “Deeply pained to hear of the demise of music Director Shravan. Have wonderful memories of working with him for the music of Judaai & Sirf Tum My heartfelt condolences to the family. RIP(sic).”

Singer Kumar Sanu also paid a heartfelt tribute. Sharing a picture of the late musician, he wrote, “Heartbreaking news about my very dear friend Shravanji….I have no words!! May God gives strength to the family. Rip🙏 #shravanrathod Ji(sic).”


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“Shocked to hear the news of Shravan ji (of Nadeem Shravan) passing away. A genuine humble human being and one of the biggest composers of our music industry. Another huge loss in this pandemic. God give strength to the bereaved family. Rest in peace,” tweeted shreya ghoshal.

Several other celebs also expressed sorrow over the sudden demise of Shravan. You can check their posts below:

Adnan Sami

Harshdeep Kaur

Armaan Malik

Vishal Dadlani

Along with Nadeem, Shravan had composed songs of hit films like Aashiqui, Saajan, Phool Aur Kaante,  Sadak, Dil Ka Rishta, and Dhadkan to name a few.

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