July 27, 2023
Smar K Phwa
Surinder Shinda, 70, dies after brief illness; Punjabi folk music world mourns his loss.
Surinder Shinda, known as the grandfather of Music on Console, was admitted to DMCH on July 15 in critical condition. He was on a ventilator and his condition worsened due to kidney failure.
Shinda was a champion of young talent. He helped many aspiring singers achieve their dreams, and his death is a great loss to the Punjabi music industry.