Mumbai: Famed music directed Aadesh Shrivastava lost his battle with cancer at the age of 51.
Aadesh, who had been receiving treatment for cancer at Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital, passed away at 12:20 am, reports said.
Aadesh has composed beautiful music for movies like "Chalte Chalte", "Baabul", "Baghban", "Kabhi Khushi Kabhi Gham", "Rajneeti" (for which he also lent his own voice), and others.
Singer Shreya Ghoshal, Director Anubhav Sinha and music director Pritam were among the first ones to pay tribute to him on Twitter.
Terrible. Terrible. Terrible News. Too young to Go Aadesh Shrivastava.
— Anubhav Sinha (@anubhavsinha) September 4, 2015
Prayers for the great music composer and singer Mr. Aadesh Srivastava. RIP.
— Sunil Grover (@WhoSunilGrover) September 4, 2015
R.I.P. Aadesh Ji. Heartbreaking news. You went away too soon.
— Shreya Ghoshal (@shreyaghoshal) September 4, 2015
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
Deeply saddened to hear the news. Shared some amazing musical moments together. R.I.P Aadesh Srivastava.
— Pritam (@ipritamofficial) September 4, 2015
RIP Aadesh Srivastava. May you continue making melodies in heaven
— Milap Zaveri (@zmilap) September 4, 2015
Another life lost to a disease that eats u from within...RIP Aadesh Shrivastava.
— Arjun Kapoor (@arjunk26) September 5, 2015
Such sad news .. My heartfelt condolences to Aadesh shrivastavs family ..
— Farah Khan (@TheFarahKhan) September 5, 2015
Sad to hear about Aadesh. Rest In Peace my friend.
— Hansal Mehta (@mehtahansal) September 5, 2015
Sad to hear abt demise of Aadesh Shrivastava after battling with cancer.. A great musician wonderful human being..RIP pic.twitter.com/BtuTh56lxT
— satish kaushik (@satishkaushik2) September 5, 2015