In a condolence message, Naik recalled the commitment of Ravindra Jain to the music world and said he had carved a niche for himself by his diligent work and ability. He additionally remembered Jain’s commitment in earlier Prime Minster Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s live recording of “Qadam Milakar Chalna Hoga: Svarna Jayanti Sangeet Sandhya” and termed his death as an unsalvageable misfortune to the music world.
Akhilesh Yadav too recalled Ravindra Jain’s commitment to music and said that it was his tremendous ability that let his being granted the Yash Bharti grant by the state government. Praying God for peace to the departed soul, he additionally extended his sincere sympathies to the deprived family in this hour of catastrophe.
Ravindra Jain hailed from Aligarh locale in Uttar Pradesh and enjoyed an enormous following in the state. He was a regular visitor to the state.
Congress president Sonia Gandhi also mourned the passing away of noted lyricist and music composer Ravindra Jain.
In her sympathy message, Gandhi portrayed Jain as a musician par excellencee and said the void made by his death in the classical and established music genre will be difficult to fill.
Ravindra Jain passed away in Mumbai today evening following a prolonged illness.