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Bollywood celebrities tweet condolence messages over musician Ravindra Jain’s demise



Fondly known as Bollywood's 'Stevie Wonder', Ravindra Jain who has composed music for some of the most popular songs in Bollywood, passed away in Mumbai recently. The musician, who was in Nagpur for a concert, suffered a severe paralytic stroke after which he was admitted to Platina Heart Hospital in the city. However, the condition worsened and he was shifted to Wockhardt Hospital in the same city but later had to undergo yet another shifting to Mumbai in a chartered plane where he was admitted to Lilavati Hospital on Wednesday morning.



Fondly known as Bollywood's 'Stevie Wonder', Ravindra Jain who has composed music for some of the most popular songs in Bollywood, passed away in Mumbai recently. The musician, who was in Nagpur for a concert, suffered a severe paralytic stroke after which he was admitted to Platina Heart Hospital in the city. However, the condition worsened and he was shifted to Wockhardt Hospital in the same city but later had to undergo yet another shifting to Mumbai in a chartered plane where he was admitted to Lilavati Hospital on Wednesday morning.

Ravindra Jain, who has won the National Award for his music composition in the hit film Ram Teri Ganga Maili, despite his visual disability continued with his love for music. He not only earned fans but also respect from his colleagues and from people of all walks of life. After the news of his sad demise spread like wild fire, many from the industry took to Twitter to express their grief and give their condolence including the Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi and the Nightingale of the country, Lata Mangeshkar.

Narendra Modi: Shri Ravindra Jain will be remembered for his versatile music & fighting spirit. Pained on his demise. Condolences to his family & admirers.

Lata Mangeshkar: Bahut dukh ki khabar abhi aayi hai, mahan sangeetkar,kavi,gayak Ravindra Jain ji ka aaj swargwas hua hai.Ishwar unki aatma ko shanti de.

Salim Merchant: Genius composer Ravindra jain ji left us today... RIP

Esha Deol: RIP dada Ravindra Jain Ji a legend who we were privileged to have in our time and dance to ur music! will miss u

Hariharan: Music director Ravindra Jain passes away... RIP. Music world has lost a rare gem...

Pritam: RIP Ravindra Jain. Very sad news. A Huge loss to the Indian music industry. We will miss you.

Sonu Nigam: Prayers for Ravindra Jain saheb... One of my most favourite composers ever... His Henna, I consider, is one of the finest scores ever. And how quick was his sense of lyrics and music. And his sense of humor was legendary. God bless his soul.

Sona Mohapatra: Ramayana on TV, the songs of Chitchor, lyrics of Ankhiyon Ke Jharokhon Se & so much more.. #Epic lifetime in music! Ravindra Jain. RIP




Ranjeet Randhawa: Veteran Music Director Shree Ravindra Jain passed away today... May his soul rest in peace

Shaan: One of The Greatest Creative Geniuses!! Ravindra Jain Ji Lives on... In his Songs... Music died a little today..

Rishi Kapoor: R I P. Ravindra Jain "Daddu". Thank you for the lovely music. You did Henna for me.

Vivek Agnihotri: RIP Ravindra Jain. "Ghungroo ki tarah, bajta hi raha hoon mein...' Music never dies.

Paresh Rawal: RIP Ravindra jain ji..A brilliant music composer and lyricist...Henna, Ram Teri Ganga Maili, Gori Tera Gaon Bada..What an amazing man he was.

Kailash Kher: Another Gem of our Music N Film industry Ravindra Jain has left us for his Spritual mahayatra, We Used to Call him Daddu what a wonderful life he lived like King in this century, always showered his love n blessing on me even before my music days.. Proudly Sang many meaningful songs for him.. Supremely talented n God sent soul he was.. Such people never die, they change Swaroop to be amongst us in the form of universe.. You were institutions of Art n Learnings.. Always in our heart.. RIP Daddu

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