Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan dies aged 53 at a Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani hospital in Mumbai on Wednesday morning. Bollywood industry lost a talented icon.
Today, Irrfan Khan’s spokesperson confirmed the news. “I surrendered,” he wrote. These are the words that Irrfan said in 2018 when his cancer came to light and his fight began. Today we announce that Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan dies. Irrfan was strong-minded, he was a brave man, he fought till the end. He always inspired the people who came in contact with him. ‘
He was admitted to the hospital on Tuesday. Irrfan Khan’s mother died just five days ago. His mother Saida Begum was suffering from various diseases due to old age for a long time. She died last Saturday night in Jaipur, India. Actor Irrfan Khan could not be by his side at the time of his mother’s death. However, he saw his mother’s funeral activities in the video call from a distance.
T 3516 – .. just getting news of the passing of Irfaan Khan .. this is a most disturbing and sad news .. 🙏
An incredible talent .. a gracious colleague .. a prolific contributor to the World of Cinema .. left us too soon .. creating a huge vacuum ..
Prayers and duas 🙏
— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) April 29, 2020
He is survived by his wife Sutapa Sikder and two children, Babil and Ayan Khan, at the age of 53. Many famous Bollywood actors have expressed their deep grief over his untimely death. Amitabh Bachchan, who co-starred with him in the film ‘Piku’, said on Twitter, “An incredible talent in the film industry. The humble co-worker left us very quickly. He left with a lot of big voids.”
Earlier, a spokesman for Irrfan’s hospitalization said in a statement on Tuesday evening, “Yes, it is true that Irrfan Khan has been admitted to the ICU in Kokilaben, Mumbai due to a colon infection. He is under the supervision of a doctor. His strength and courage helped him to fight and come so far. We are sure that his extraordinary moral and the prayers of his well-wishers will cure the disease quickly. ”
Actor Irrfan Khan was born in 1967. He was born in Jaipur, Rajasthan. His family still lives there. From there he came to study at the National School of Drama in Delhi. After that, he joined Bollywood as an actor.
Bollywood filmmaker Shoojit Sircar said in a tweet, “He was an excellent actor, one of the best actors and a man of good mind.”
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