Bhangra star Balwinder Safri dies after coming out of coma

We are saddened by the news that Balvinder Safri has passed away.

The Punjabi folk singer was a pioneer in the British-Asian music industry, performing dozens of hits as part of his band Safri Boyz.

We think of his family, friends and fans at this time. ❤️ pic.twitter.com/foGaaPcRXA

— BBC Asia Network (@bbcasiannetwork) July 26, 2022