Music composer Aadesh Shrivastava was cremated at Mumbai's Oshiwara Crematorium this afternoon. The composer, who scored music for over a 100 Bollywood films, died on September 5 after a long, hard battle with cancer. He was 51. Aadesh's wife Vijeta Pandit along with Ayesha Jhulka. Sachin Gokhale/Firstpost
Amitabh Bachchan, who worked with Shrivastava in films such as Baghban and Major Saab, arrived at the crematoriam and consoled his wife Vijeta Pandit. Sachin Gokhale/Firstpost
Singer Alka Yagnik, actor Anil Kapoor and MP Sanjay Nirupam also accompanied the family to the crematorium. Sachin Gokhale/Firstpost
Actor Ayesha Jhulka with a family member of Aadesh Shrivastava at his funeral in his Mumbai home. Sachin Gokhale/Firstpost
Soni Nigam and Shrivastava were close friends. Nigam tweeted lauding Aadesh's strength and courage to fight such a bloody battle against cancer. He wrote, "Good morning everyone. I know you know Aadesh bhai left us finally after a very brave battle against the dreaded disease. He was one of my closest friends and we have done some remarkable work together. Beyond all that, we would hit it like a house on fire." Sachin Gokhale/Firstpost
Singer Kunal Ganjawala, actor Ravi Kisan and music composer Wajid at the funeral ceremony. Sachin Gokhale/Firstpost
Actor Shekhar Suman at the funeral ceremony of music composer Aadesh Shrivastava. Sachin Gokhale/Firstpost
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