Former Hazoori Ragi Padam Shri Bhai Nirmal Singh Khalsa Passes Away

AMRITSAR SAHIB, Punjab—Bhai Nirmal Singh Khalsa, a renowned raagi and Padam Shri who performed seva at Sachkhand Sri Harmandir Sahib passed away just two hours ago. Bhai Nirmal Singh was known for his melodious voice who worked tirelessly to promote gurmat sangeet.

Bhai Nirmal Singh was admitted to the hospital after he started having chest pain.

While Bhai Sahib earlier reported that he is not showing symptoms of COVID-19, his health deteriorated really fast. He remained admitted in the hospital and tested positive for COVID-19.

He passed away earlier today at 4:30 AM.

Despite worldwide efforts to control the spread of COVID-19, the list of those affected by the virus continues to grow. 


  1. It’s very sad we lost our Jewel of Sikhism
    I had great chance to play SHABAD on radio station when he was unknown in 80;s
    God bless beautiful soul we miss him for ever