As usual, the Artist got up early in morning, took bath and had breakfast. His son, Jotinder Singh had to go to Delhi for some official work. The Artist asked his son to take his photo and give the camera film for development. He did same and left for Delhi. It seemed the Artist had feeling premonition of coming events.
The Artist went to the Executive officer of Municipal Committee for some work to be done in his Mohalla and then he had to go to printing press for new year card. When he was in EO's room he had the heart attack. They immediately took him to Rajindra Hospital. The doctors declared him as brought dead. On getting information, Mrs. Harpal Kaur W/o Jotinder Singh went to the hospital and brought the body of the Artist at his residence. Chitralok, Patiala. Jotinder Singh got telegraphic message on reaching PSEB Guest house, Delhi and rushed back to Patiala.The cremation was done next day ie 12 th., Dec., 1990.