The funeral of Nationwide Award-winning music director Mohammed Zahur Hashmi, referred to as Khayyam shall be carried out right here on Tuesday night with full state honours, an aide stated. Khayyam’s mortal stays have been stored at his Juhu dwelling to allow folks to pay their final respects to the legendary composer who handed away aged 92 late on Monday. The funeral procession will begin from his dwelling in Dakshina Park Society, Juhu, at four p.m., and wend it is approach to the 4 Bungalows Kabrastan. The final rites will probably be carried out at four.30 p.m. and he will probably be accorded full state honours, together with a gun salute, stated the aide. Born in Jalandhar, he had a profession spanning shut to 5 a long time within the Hindi movie trade. He began working from 1953. A few of his greatest identified works are Kabhi Kabhie, Umrao Jaan, Noorie to call just a few.
Celebrities like Karan Johar, Sonam Kapoor, Rishi Kapoor, Amitabh Bachchan, Ayushmann Khurrana, Lata Mangeshkar, Mohammad Zeeshan Ayyub have taken to Twitter to condole his demise. Massive B wrote on Twitter, “A legend in music .. a soft-spoken amiable soul .. one which contributed to a number of movies and a few of the extra vital ones of mine .. passes away .. KHAYAM sahib .. for all of the memorable music he carried out and produced .. prayers condolences.” BollywoodLife extends its condolences to his household.
ByIANSPrinted: August 20, 2019 1:01 PM IST