Punjabi singer Sardool Sikander has died at the age of 60. Punjab chief minister Capt Amarinder Singh, Akali Dal chief Sukhbir Singh Badal and a bunch of celebrities from the music business have mourned his demise. The singer, identified for tracks akin to “Sanu Ishq Barandi Chad Gayi” and “Ek Charkha Gali De Vich”, had examined constructive for coronavirus and was present process remedy at a hospital in Mohali.
The CM confirmed the information of Sardool’s dying. “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,” he wrote. Fromer Punjab deputy chief minister Badal stated he was “saddened to learn about the demise of legendary Punjabi playback singer Sardool Sikander. A huge loss to Punjabi movie & music Industry. Prayers for his family, friends & fans. May his soul rest in peace!”
Comedian Kapil Sharma, singers Daler Mehndi, Harshdeep Kaur and composer Vishal Dadlani additionally posted tributes on Twitter.
Extremely saddened to study of the demise of legendary Punjabi singer Sardool Sikander. He was just lately identified with #Covid19 and was present process remedy for a similar. The world of Punjabi music is poorer in the present day. My heartfelt condolences to his household and followers. pic.twitter.com/PDaELYIPbZ
— Capt.Amarinder Singh (@capt_amarinder) February 24, 2021
Bahut hello dukhad khabar… Saddened to listen to in regards to the demise of legendary Punjabi singer Sardool Sikander Ji.
Huge loss to the music Industry. Prayers for his household 🙏🏼#SardoolSikander #RestInPeace pic.twitter.com/yCYmoYMxf9
— Harshdeep Kaur (@HarshdeepKaur) February 24, 2021
I can’t consider #SardoolSikander -Saab has left us. This is heartbreaking and much too private. 🙁
— VISHAL DADLANI (@VishalDadlani) February 24, 2021
Saddened by the demise of legendary Punjabi singer and music icon Sardool Sikander Ji. His dying has left a giant vacuum in Punjabi music business and likewise within the hearts of thousands and thousands of followers worldwide. My ideas and prayers are with the household. RIP. pic.twitter.com/YrwtsHT0mN
— Preneet Kaur (@preneet_kaur) February 24, 2021
Sikander is survived by spouse Amar Noorie and youngsters Sarang Sikander and Alaap Sikander.