Amitabh Bachchan, Anil Kapoor and other Bollywood celebs bid farwell to Aadesh Shrivastava


Sep 05, 2015 18:18:45 IST

Amitabh Bachchan, Anil Kapoor and other Bollywood celebs bid farwell to Aadesh Shrivastava

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

Updated Date: Sep 05, 2015 18:18:45 IST

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