RIP Aadesh Shrivastava. A Prayer Meet at Mumbai's ISKCON Temple

RIP Aadesh Shrivastava. A Prayer Meet at Mumbai's ISKCON Temple

This image was posted on Twitter by Aadesh Shrivastava .

Mumbai: A prayer meet for late music composer-singer Aadesh Shrivastava will be held at the ISKCON temple in Mumbai on September 8.

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who reportedly had a close association with Mr Shrivastava, tweeted the details:



Mr Shrivastava, who battled cancer five years ago, was diagnosed with the same disease again. He was said to be in a critical condition when he was admitted to the hospital. He died in the wee hours of September 5 at the Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani hospital in Mumbai.

His last rites were held at the Oshiwara Crematorium in Mumbai on September 5.

Bollywood celebrities including Mr Bachchan, Anil Kapoor, Sonu Nigam, Alka Yagnik, Pandit Jasraj, Udit Narayan, Javed Ali, Kunal Ganjawala, Ismail Darbar, Shekhar Kapur and Anees Bazmee attended the funeral. (Also Read: Aadesh Shrivastava Cremated; Big B, Anil Kapoor Bid Farewell )

Mr Shrivastava is survived by wife Vijeta Pandit, former Bollywood actress and sister of music-composer duo Jatin- Lalit, and their two sons - Anivesh and Avitesh.