Bollywood actors, musicians and filmmakers took to social media Thursday night to express their shock and mourn the passing of music composer Shravan Rathod of popular duo Nadeem-Shravan. Shravan took his last breath in Mumbai around 9:30 p.m. Thursday. The renowned composer succumbed to Covid-19.
Disclosing details, producer Ashoke Pandit shared: “The film industry is losing one of the most popular #ShravanRathod music composers to #NadeemShravan fame. His disappearance today at 9:30 p.m. has created a void in the music and cinema fraternity. He will stay alive with his music. My sincere condolences to the family. Om shanti. “
Music composer Pritam published: “Sad to know that Nadeem Shravan’s Shravanji has passed away. Feeling numb. When will this nightmare end? My deepest condolences to his family.
Composer Salim Merchant wrote: “Shravan bhai is no more. My respects and condolences to his family. Nadeem-Shravan has given us some of the greatest hits of the 90s. Covid has taken so many lives. I don’t know when this will end… Really saddened by this news. “
Singer Shreya Ghoshal wrote: “Shocked to hear the news of the passing of Shravan ji (of Nadeem Shravan). A truly humble human being and one of the greatest composers in our music industry. Another huge loss in this pandemic. God gives strength to the bereaved family. Rest in peace.”
Singer Kailash Kher tweeted in Hindi: “Shri Shravan Rathod, who hypnotized the 90s with his music, is no more. May God give peace to his soul and the strength to his family to endure the pain. My prayers for his soul. I had the chance to sing under his direction in the film “Dosti” at the start of my career.
Actor Manoj Bajpayee posted in Hindi: “Extremely sad news. May God give peace to his soul.
Singer Adnan Sami said: “Extremely saddened by the tragic news of the passing of legendary music composer Shravan ji (renowned Nadeem / Shravan)… He was not only an incredible composer, but also possessed an ever loving soul and a magnificent heart. May he rest in peace.”
Filmmaker Kunal Kohli wrote: “It’s sad to learn of the passing of #Shravan ji from #NadeemShravan because of #covid. A glorious chapter in Hindi film music is coming to an end. They defined the music of the 90s. Prayers with the family.
Filmmaker Anil Sharma tweeted: “V v sad .. just got to know the great music director #shravan, he left us all … because of COVID .. dear friend n colleague of mine. Worked with him in #maharaja. Sincere condolences to his family. It will always remain in our hearts. TO TEAR APART.”
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