Film maker Sooraj Barjatya’s cousin Rajjat Barjatya, who was MD and CEO of Rajshri Media, passed away on Friday at a hospital.
A source from Jaslok hospital told IANS: “He passed away today evening at 6.45. He was here in the hospital for last 10 to 12 days.”
He was reportedly suffering from cancer and his last rites will take place on Saturday afternoon in Worli.
Superstar Salman Khan has mourned the death of the filmmaker.
Salman on Friday night took to Twitter, where he shared a photograph of himself along with Rajjat.
“Rest in peace my brother Rajjat Barjatya,” the “Dabangg” star tweeted.
Rest in peace my brother Rajjat Barjatya pic.twitter.com/WwJFeHwII8
— Salman Khan (@BeingSalmanKhan) July 29, 2016
Salman had collaborated with the Barjatyas for hits like “Maine Pyar Kiya”, “Hum Aapke Hain Koun…!”, “Hum Saath-Saath Hain” and “Prem Ratan Dhan Payo”.