Renowned Haryanvi singer Raju Punjabi, who also worked with popular singer Sapna Choudhary, dies on Tuesday night at the age of 40. He was admitted in a private hospital was undergoing treatment for Jaundice. Due to which liver and lungs got infected. He was on ventilator due to deteriorating health.
New Delhi: Renowned Haryanvi singer Raju Punjabi, who collaborated with popular singer Sapna Choudhary, dies on Tuesday night at the age of 40. He was admitted in a private hospital was undergoing treatment for Jaundice. Due to which liver and lungs got infected. He was on ventilator due to deteriorating health. His health improved during the treatment and he got discharged, however, his health deteriorated, and was admitted again. Singer KD Desi Rock shared Punjabi’s picture from the hospital bed and paid condolences to the singer.
— KD (@kddesirock) August 22, 2023
Raju Punjabi’s last rites will be performed in his native village Rawatsar. He currently lived in Azadnagar, Hisar. As soon as the news of his death was received, his relatives and fans started reaching Hisar. On August 12, the deceased singer released his last song Aapse Milke Yaara Humko Accha Laga Tha. He is accredited for songs like Desi Desi, Aacha Lage Se, Tu Cheez Lajawab, Bhang Mere Yaara Ne, and Last Peg among several others. His collaborations with artist Sapna Choudhary have been loved by the audience of all age groups.
He was a familiar face in Haryana, Punjab and Rajasthan. His songs are popular songs like Solid Body, Sandal, Tu Cheez Lajwab, Desi-Desi. His pairing with Sapna Chowdhary was quite famous. He gave a new identity to the music industry in Haryana. Gave new direction to Haryanvi songs.
Soon after the news of death of famous singer broke out, Raju Punjabi’s fans expressed their shock at losing the artist and paid tribute to him.
अत्यंत दुःखद समाचार
सुप्रसिद्ध हरियाणवी गायक #RajuPunjabi जी आज हमारे बीच नहीं रहे ।
तीन छोटे छोटे बच्चो के पिता #राजू_पंजाबी पूरी हरियाणवी इंडस्ट्री के खास थे
परमात्मा से अरदास करते है दिवंगत आत्मा को अपने चरणों में स्थान प्रदान करे 🙏🙏 ॐ शांति pic.twitter.com/Y7QtqGykf4
— Manjeet Bhonsla (@BhonslaManjeet) August 22, 2023
हिम्मत नहीं जुटा पा रहा था फिर भी नम आंखों से दुखद संदेश
हरियाणवी संगीत को बड़ा आयाम देने वाले बहुत ही अद्भुत गायक, दिल के अच्छे इंसान हरियाणवी गायकभाई #RajuPunjabi आज ये दुनिया छोड़ कर चले गए 😭😭🙏🙏
— पंकज फौगाट (@Pankajphogat01) August 22, 2023
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