Bollywood singer-composer Aadesh Shrivastava, who was battling cancer passed away post midnight on Saturday (September 5). He was 51.
Aadesh Shrivastava had been undergoing cancer treatment at Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani hospital in Andheri for over 40 days.
Aadesh Shrivastava is survived by his wife, Vijeta Pandit, a former Bollywood actress and sister of music-composer duo Jatin- Lalit, and their two sons — Anivesh and Avitesh.
Actors from the Bollywood industry took to Twitter to express their shock and grief soon after they heard the news of Aadesh Shrivastava’s demise.
Bipasha Basu tweeted:
RIP #AadeshShrivastava . We lost a talented good soul , so young.
— Bipasha Basu (@bipsluvurself) September 5, 2015
Sonu Nigam tweeted:
.. for there certainly resides the Absolute One. Rip #AadeshShrivastava
— Sonu Nigam (@sonunigam) September 5, 2015
Sidharth Shukla tweeted:
To young to go saddened by your untimely demise R.I.P #AadeshShrivastava
— Sidharth Shukla (@sidharth_shukla) September 5, 2015
Kailash Kher tweeted:
Unfortunate that I am only reaching mumbai tonight, will not be able to attend last rituals of #aadeshshrivastava will be with family later.
— Kailash Kher (@Kailashkher) September 5, 2015
Arjun Kapoor tweeted:
Another life lost to a disease that eats u from within…RIP Aadesh Shrivastava.
— Arjun Kapoor (@arjunk26) September 5, 2015
Sophie Choudry tweeted:
Very sad to hear of the passing of #AadeshShrivastava .. Too young to go. My heartfelt condolences to his loved ones. May his soul RIP🙏🏼
— SOPHIE CHOUDRY (@Sophie_Choudry) September 5, 2015
Riteish Deshmukh tweeted:
Sad.. Very Sad News- RIP Aadesh Shrivastava – will always remember you for your music, big smile & a warm hug.
— Riteish Deshmukh (@Riteishd) September 4, 2015
Sushmita Sen tweeted:
Arijit Singh tweeted:
R.I.P Aadesh Shrivastava. Suddenly Heard Shocking News.
— Arijit Singh (@ARIJIT__SINGH) September 5, 2015
Anubhav Sinha tweeted:
Terrible. Terrible. Terrible News. Too young to Go Aadesh Shrivastava. — Anubhav Sinha (@anubhavsinha) September 4, 2015
Surveen Chawla tweeted:
RIP Aadesh Shrivastava sir…prayers and strength to the family….
— Surveen (@SurveenChawla) September 4, 2015
Manoj Bajpayee tweeted:
Just read that our friend aadesh shrivastava passed away.feeling so shattered.may God bless his soul and give strength to bear this lossRIP — Manoj Bajpayee (@BajpayeeManoj) September 5, 2015
Ashoke Pandit tweeted:
Our dear friend #AadeshShrivastava is no more. A loving human being & a great composer. We will miss you. RIP.
— Ashoke Pandit (@ashokepandit) September 5, 2015
Vishal Dadlani tweeted:
Saddened to hear of the untimely demise of Aadesh Shrivastava. Condolences to his family, and may they find the strength to bear this loss. — VISHAL DADLANI (@VishalDadlani) September 4, 2015
Nikhil Advani tweeted:
— Nikhil Advani (@nickadvani) September 5, 2015
Richa Anirudh tweeted:
Ehsaan Noorani tweeted:
Alvidaa #aadeshshrivastava prayers and strength to your family ……….
— Ehsaan Noorani (@EhsaanNoorani) September 4, 2015
(With PTI Inputs)