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.
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. pic.twitter.com/G72QjFpeqW
— King Mika Singh (@MikaSingh) October 9, 2017
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.”
Sad to hear Bro..May He Rest In peace ??Waheguru.Strength to Family ??
— Ranjha Vikram Singh (@actranjhavikram) October 9, 2017
“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..”