Daler Mehndi's brother Ustad Shmsher Mehndi passes away in Delhi

By Nimrat Kaur -- October 09, 2017 12:52 pm -- Updated:October 09, 2017 12:52 pm

Renowned musician Shamsher Singh Mehndi passed away today morning. Shamsher Singh is the elder brother of popular singers and performers Daler Mehndi and Mika Singh.

The trio made Punjabi music popular worldwide.

The news of his death was announced by Mika on his Twitter account. He wrote, “Waheguru ji ka Khalsa sri Waheguru ji ki Fateh..Very sad news for our family that our older brother Ustad ShamsherSingh ji has passed away.”


“Mikaji’s brother Ustad Samsher Singhji passed away this morning, in Vedanta hospital in Delhi. Mika sir is in Canada right now. Samsher Singhji was suffering from jaundice from last one and a half months, and was hospitalised for the same” said a spokesperson.

Ever since Mika shared the sad news with his fans on the social media, many singers and composers have paid their condolences for the departed soul. Punjabi singer and actor Gippy Grewal wrote, “Very sad. My condolence to the family..”

-PTC News

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