Mumbai: Renowned Bollywood actor Irfan Khan has passed away at the age of 53, leaving his fans depressed.
The news of Irfan Khan’s death was confirmed by Bollywood director and producer Shojit Sarkar on his Twitter account. He wrote while remembering Irfan Khan, “My friend Irfan, you fought, fought and kept fighting,
I will always be proud of you, we will meet again.” In his tweet, Shojit Sarkar also expressed his condolences to Irfan Khan’s wife Stapa and wrote that he also fought the war, Stapa did as much as he could in this war. My greetings to Irfan Khan.
My dear friend Irfaan. You fought and fought and fought. I will always be proud of you.. we shall meet again.. condolences to Sutapa and Babil.. you too fought, Sutapa you gave everything possible in this fight. Peace and Om shanti. Irfaan Khan salute.
— Shoojit Sircar (@ShoojitSircar) April 29, 2020
Irfan Khan was admitted to the ICU of Kokila Bean Hospital in Mumbai yesterday due to a colon infection, after which rumors of his death started circulating in the Indian media.
However, a statement issued by the actor’s spokesperson denied the rumors of his death and said that it was a real disappointment to know that there was a lot of speculation about Irfan Khan’s health.
While those who care about them are really admirable. However, it is very disappointing that some sources are spreading rumors and spreading panic.
It should be noted that Irfan Khan had depressed all his loved ones in 2018 by telling them that he was suffering from neuroendocrine tumor and later he had gone abroad for treatment.
Due to his illness, Irfan Khan could not be a part of the promotion of the film “English Medium”. This was Irfan Khan’s last film which was well received by the audience.
Irfan Khan was awarded the National Award for his outstanding performance in the film “Paan Singh To Mar”. In addition, he will always be remembered for his lively performances in the films “Maqbool” and “Peco”.
Irfan Khan has also been a part of many Hollywood projects including “Slim Dog Millionaire”, “Jurassic World”, “The Amazing Spider” and “Life of Pi”