Padma Shri winner veteran music composer, Ravindra Jain passed away in Mumbai’s Lilavati hospital on October 9, 2015.
He had been admitted to Lilavati Hospital, where his condition was said to be stable.
The 71-year-old musician was suffering from a urinary infection causing a problem in his kidney.
“He was in the ICU… he was on ventilator. He was on 24 hour dialysis,” his brother Mahindra told in a media interaction.
Ravindra Jain has composed the music for blockbusters like Ram Teri Ganga Maili, Chitchor, Ankhiyon Ke Jharokhon Se, Geet Gaata Chal, Vivah to name a few and has composed numerous bhajans.
Ravindra Jain won the Filmfare Best Music Director Award in 1985. He was a well respected figure, and considered a role model for many people, as he overcame his disability of blindness.
Ravindra Jain met his mother-in-law, Mrs. Nirmala Jain, in Delhi while attending a promotion event for the film Saudagar.
Soon after, Nirmala Jain’s daughter, Divya Jain, insisted upon only marrying Ravindra Jain or nobody else. Her wish later got fulfilled and they have a son named Aayushman Jain.