Irrfan Khan, was a gem of an actor, has left the world to make a place in heaven at the early age of 53. He was last seen in English Medium movie, which was the last Bollywood movie to be released in theaters before the outbreak of Covid-19. Who thought that we could not see this star again in real life. It’s a painful news to heard which has been confirmed by his spokesperson.
According to spokesperson, “‘I trust, I have surrendered’; These were the some of the many words that Irrfan expressed in a heart felt note he wrote in 2018 opening up about his fight with cancer. And a man of few words and an actor of silent expressions with his deep eyes and his memorable actions on screen. It’s saddening that this day, we have to bring forward the news of him passing away.”
This is definitely the most shocking thing to be heard in India and across the world. As Irrfan was an International star and he had earned that place with his hardwork and passion.
Bollywood actor Ajay Devgn tweeted, “Heartbroken to hear about Irrfan’s untimely demise. It’s an irreparable loss for Indian cinema. Deepest condolences to his wife & sons. RIP Irrfan.”\
Akshay Kumar tweeted, “Such terrible news…saddened to hear about the demise of #IrrfanKhan, one of the finest actors of our time. May God give strength to his family in this difficult time.”
Famous director Shekhar Kapur tweeted, “An actor that every director wanted to work with. A human being that gave his best in every role. Indian film’s most succesful export to Hollywood. A man loved by all. Sad to see #IrrfanKhan leave us, after what we thought was suucesfull fight against cancer. God bess you Irfan.”
Irrfan Khan was diagnosed with neuroendocrine tumour in 2018 but he was back in India in 2019 after the treatment. On April 28, he was rushed to Mumbai’s Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani hospital due to a colon infection, where he took his last breath in the morning on April 29, 2020.
Whether its Paan Singh Tomar, Billu Barber, Lunch Box or Hindi Medium, he had always given the justice to hischaracters.
Rest In Peace…Irrfan Khan Sahab!