Irrfan Khan last breathed on Wednesday at the hospital in Mumbai. A tweet from the Piku Director Shoojit Sircar said. He was 53 years old, and was admitted to the Kokilaben Dhiru bhai Ambani hospital in Mumbai when he passed away. Irrfan is survived by wife Sutapa Sikder, and sons Babil and Ayan.
The director said “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,”
Actor Irrfan Khan got admit in Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital on Tuesday due to colon infection. He was in the the Intensive Care Unit of the the hospital and is under observation.
There are rumours regarding the health of the the actor. His Spokesperson turned up to tell fans not to believe any believe any rumours.
Statement by Spokesperson
His pokesperson gave a statement “It’s really disappointing to know that there are extreme assumptions being made about Irrfan’s health. While we are truly appreciative that people are concerned, it’s disheartening to see some sources spread extreme rumours and creating panic. Irrfan is a strong person and is still fighting the battle. We really request you to not fall for rumours and not partake in these conversations which are fictional. We have always actively clarified and shared updates on his health and we will continue doing so.”
Recently, Irrfan Khan’s mother expired in Jaipur. He couldn’t visit due to the lockdown.
He suffered with Neuroendocrine Tumor in 2018. The actor went for treatment in UK. After returning to India in February 2019, he restarted the shoot for Angrezi Medium.
His film released in some theatres before the lockdown. The makers also planned for a re-release. But due to the situation they went for digital release.