Sad news emerged on Wednesday about the demise of Surinder Shinda, a famous Punjabi singer. He was treated at DMCH, Ludhiana and succumbed to illness on Wednesday morning, confirmed a hospital official.
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Surinder Shinda, real name Surinder Pal Dhammi, passed away at the age of 64. He had been on a ventilator for a few days before his death. Throughout his illustrious career, he composed many famous songs, including hits like ‘Jatt Jeona Morh’, ‘Putt Jattan De’ and ‘Truck Billiya’. Additionally, he also showcased his talent in Punjabi films like ‘Putt Jattan De’ and ‘Ucha Dar Babe Nanak Da.’ He leaves behind his son, Maninder Shinda, a native of Choti Ayali village in Ludhiana. His contribution to Punjabi music and entertainment will be remembered by his fans and loved ones. You can rest in peace.
Previously, there was information that the female singer was taken to the hospital to treat an undisclosed illness. He needed a ventilator, but unfortunately, his condition showed no signs of improving. He was initially hospitalized at Model Town Hospital and later transferred to DMC hospital. A few days earlier, the singer’s son Maninder Shinda did a live broadcast on Facebook, sharing that his father’s health was deteriorating and he was taken to the hospital urgently. He humbly requested his father’s fans and well-wishers to pray for his father’s speedy recovery. However, he later provided an update stating that the singer is receiving the best medical care and is showing signs of improvement. Surinder Shinda was born in Choti Ayali village, Ludhiana. Before pursuing his dream of becoming a singer, he worked at Saroop Mechanical Works in Ludhiana. However, his passion for singing made him make a life-changing decision. He decided to quit his job and devote himself fully to becoming a professional singer.
He had a significant relationship with Kuldeep Manak and also imparted music lessons to Amar Singh Chamkila. He became famous for his distinct singing style in Kali, a type of Punjabi folk song. This genre is considered rare, making him one of the few artists dedicated to mastering it. In 2013, he received a lifetime achievement award from the Brit Asia Television Music Awards to honor his outstanding contributions to Punjabi music. “Badla Le Layeen Sohneya” is undoubtedly one of the most iconic and popular hits in the history of Punjabi music. The catchy melody and meaningful lyrics resonated with audiences, making it a timeless classic that continues to be loved by many. The song’s success contributed to the artist gaining widespread recognition and acclaim in the Punjabi music industry.