The news was confirmed by Salim Merchant on social media. Confirming the same, he wrote, “ Devastated with the news of the passing away of my brother Wajid of Sajid -Wajid fame. May Allah give strength to the family 🙏Safe travels bro @wajidkhan7 you’ve gone too soon. It’s a huge loss to our fraternity. I’m shocked & broken . Inna Lillahi wa inna ilayhi raji’un”
Devastated with the news of the passing away of my brother Wajid of Sajid -Wajid fame. May Allah give strength to t… https://t.co/KMz2QL719I
— salim merchant (@salim_merchant) 1590956076000
Priyanka Chopra Jonas also tweeted about the same and wrote, “Terrible news. The one thing I will always remember is Wajid bhai’s laugh. Always smiling. Gone too soon. My condolences to his family and everyone grieving. Rest in peace my friend. You are in my thoughts and prayers.@wajidkhan7”
Terrible news. The one thing I will always remember is Wajid bhai’s laugh. Always smiling. Gone too soon. My condol… https://t.co/xdtQEsFoJ1
— PRIYANKA (@priyankachopra) 1590958274000
Celebs like Vishal Dadlani, Harshdeep Kaur, Swara Bhasker, Celina Jaitely and others have taken to social media and offered their condolences.
Wajid bhai!! You’ll be missed!!
— Pulkit Samrat (@PulkitSamrat) 1590957789000
Heartbroken. Both @SajidMusicKhan and @wajidkhan7 have been close & true friends. The kind who might see the light… https://t.co/Rc0hm5UKw5
— VISHAL DADLANI (@VishalDadlani) 1590957112000
My deep condolences to #WajidKhan Ji’s family. Still can’t believe that he is no more. Have always seen him smiling… https://t.co/bQxna49oWd
— Harshdeep Kaur (@HarshdeepKaur) 1590957884000
Oh my God ! Shocking may Wajid ji rest in peace, what a tragedy .. what a loss to the film and music industry…khu… https://t.co/Xmx4f6A8XH
— Celina Jaitly (@CelinaJaitly) 1590956731000