Veteran Punjabi singer Sardool Sikander has passed away at the age of 60.
The singer had tested positive for coronavirus and was being treated for the disease in Punjab’s Mohali.
Chief minister Amarinder Singh took to Twitter to declare the sad news. He said, “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.”
Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) chief Sukhbir Singh Badalalso also paid his respects, “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!”
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