Music Composer Wajid Khan, of duo Sajid-Wajid fame, passes away at 42 in Mumbai

June 1, 2020: Music Composer Wajid Khan, of duo Sajid-Wajid fame, passed away in the wee hours of Monday morning at City Hospital due to complications arising from a kidney infection in Mumbai.

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Music Composer Wajid Khan passes away

June 1, 2020: Music Composer Wajid Khan, of duo Sajid-Wajid fame, passed away in the wee hours of Monday morning at City Hospital due to complications arising from a kidney infection in Mumbai. He was 42 years old.

He was also tested positive for the novel coronavirus a few days ago, and was suffering from Covid-19.

The composer was hospitalised few days ago at Surana Hospital, Chembur where his condition deteriorated.

Music composer Salim Merchant said,"He had multiple issues. He had a kidney issue and had a transplant a while ago. But recently he got to know about kidney infection. He was on the ventilator for the last four days, after his situation started getting worse. Kidney infection was the beginning and then he got critical".

The Music Composer duo Sajid-Wajid broke on to Bollywood with their film debut, with Salman Khan's 1998 movie Pyaar Kiya Toh Darna Kya. They went on to work on several films together, including Garv, Tere Naam, Tumko Na Bhool Payenge, Partner and the popular Dabangg franchise.

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