Noted Punjabi singer Sardool Sikander passed away at Fortis hospital at Mohali on Wednesday. He was 60.
As per media reports, he had undergone treatment for kidney damage and other ailments a few days ago. He was admitted for over 15-20 days.
Punjabi singer Sardool Sikander passes away:
Chief minister Amarinder Singh informed on Twitter that the Sikander had tested positive for the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) and was being treated for it. However, the source told to India.com that he didn’t die of coronavirus.
Extremely saddened to learn of the demise of legendary Punjabi singer Sardool Sikander. He was recently diagnosed with #Covid19 and was undergoing treatment for the same. The world of Punjabi music is poorer today. My heartfelt condolences to his family and fans. pic.twitter.com/PDaELYIPbZ
— Capt.Amarinder Singh (@capt_amarinder) February 24, 2021
Condolences pours in:
Punjab Congress condoled the death of the singer saying that his contribution to Punjabi music industry was immesnse. “May his soul rest in peace.”
Paying condolences to the family members of Sardool Sikander Ji whose contribution towards Punjabi music induatey is immense. May his soul rest in peace. pic.twitter.com/tCnn2hqFnk
— Punjab Congress (@INCPunjab) February 24, 2021
Harshdeep Kaur also paid a tribute to the late musician. “Bahut hi dukhad khabar… Saddened to hear about the demise of legendary Punjabi singer Sardool Sikander Ji. Huge loss to the music Industry. Prayers for his family Folded hands”, she wrote.
Bahut hi dukhad khabar… Saddened to hear about the demise of legendary Punjabi singer Sardool Sikander Ji.
Huge loss to the music Industry. Prayers for his family 🙏🏼#SardoolSikander #RestInPeace pic.twitter.com/yCYmoYMxf9
— Harshdeep Kaur (@HarshdeepKaur) February 24, 2021
Popular Punjabi singer Daler Mehndi also took to Twitter to pay tributes and said it is a huge loss to the music industry.
Bade dukh Di khabar Sardool Sikandar saheb nahi rahe big loss our family and music Industry pic.twitter.com/px1AHOkJwG
— Daler Mehndi (@dalermehndi) February 24, 2021