Music director, Aadesh Shrivastava, passed away in Mumbai, this week, one day after he turned 49.

Aadesh Shrivastava had been diagnosed with cancer five years ago. He was being treated at Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital.  Funeral services were held at Andheri West.

Aadesh, who rose to fame with his musical compositions for films like ‘Chalte Chalte’, ‘Baabul’, ‘Baghban’, ‘Kabhie Khushi Kabhie Gham…’ and ‘Rajneeti’ among others, also sang a number of songs including ‘Sona sona’, ‘Shava shava’, ‘Gustakhiyaan’ and ‘Gur nalon ishq mitha’.