Popular Bollywood singer Mika Singh's elder brother Shamsher Singh passed away on Monday in Delhi. Mika Singh took to Twitter to share the heartbreaking news with his fans and followers. Mika Singh shared a photo with his brother and tweeted, "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. (sic)"
Mika Singh with elder brother Shamsher Singh (left). Pic/Mika Singh's Twitter account
According to reports, Shamsher Singh was suffering from jaundice since the last one month and was admitted to Vedanta hospital in Delhi.
Several celebs paid tribute to the musician on Twitter and expressed grief on his demise. Here's what they wrote:
Very sad to hear this news Pahji. Prayers for the entire family. May God bless his soul ðÂÂÂðÂÂ¼— Harshdeep Kaur (@HarshdeepKaur) October 9, 2017
Very sad My condolence to the family...ðÂÂÂ— Gippy Grewal (@igippygrewal) October 9, 2017
Sad to hear Bro..May He Rest In peace ðÂÂÂðÂÂ»Waheguru.Strength to Family ðÂÂÂðÂÂ»— Ranjha Vikram Singh (@actranjhavikram) October 9, 2017
Very sad to hear paaji...may his soul rest in peace... https://t.co/rtCPEdpVt0— Maniesh Paul (@ManishPaul03) October 9, 2017
Om namo shivaya ðÂÂÂ may his soul rest in peace— Karanvir Bohra (@KVBohra) October 10, 2017
Very sorry to read this Mikka Bhaaji.. May Waheguru Ji bless his soul and grace the family with strength and courage ðÂÂÂðÂ¤Â— Rahul Dev Official (@RahulDevRising) October 9, 2017
Shamsher Singh was also part of brother Daler Mehndi's troupe for their stage shows. The duo has been instrumental in making Bhangra music famous across the world. He has also written and produced many songs. Shamsher Singh was also one of the jury members on singing reality show 'Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Lil Champs'.