Irrfan Khan, Dies at 53 in Mumbai hospital due to colon infection
Actor Irrfan Khan last ceremony took place in Mumbai on Wednesday afternoon, shortly after he died in Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital in Mumbai. Mr Khan, 53, was being treated for an infection of the colon and only a few hours before he died, a spokesman said he was “still fighting the battle.” A statement released by the family said, “Irrfan buried in kabrastan Versova in Mumbai at 3 pm this afternoon immediately after the news of his death was announced. In the presence of family, close relatives and friends. Everyone gave their last respects and mourning the loss of his death . We pray for peace and we hope he’s in a better place today, he was strong in his fight, and we all have to be strong also in this loss. “
Irrfan Khan family members, including two children, were photographed out the Mumbai hospital in the afternoon; Tigmanshu Dhulia filmmaker, who worked with the actor in Paan Singh Tomar, and Abhinay Deo, who directed Mr. Khan in extortion, are also visible.
Mr Khan, one of India’s most respected thespians, fight tumor for several months and returned to Mumbai a few months ago after being treated in London. Sutapa Irrfan Khan is survived by his wife and two children.
In a statement released after the death of actor Piku, his family said that Mr. Khan spent his last hours “surrounded by love, family to whom he is most concerned about.” Read the full statement here:
“I believe, I have to give up”; These are some of the many words that Irrfan expressed in heart-felt notes he wrote in 2018 opened up about his fight with cancer. And a man of few words and expressions actor quietly with eyes deep and memorable on-screen action. It’s sad that today, we must prioritize the news of his death. Irrfan is a strong soul, one who fought until the last moment and always inspired everyone who came near him. After being struck by lightning in 2018 with news of a rare cancer, she took life as it came and after he fought many battles that come with it. Surrounded by his love, his family for whom he is the most caring, he went to heaven a place to stay, leaving absolutely heritage itself. We all pray and hope that he is at peace. And to resonate and parts of words, he said, “It’s as if I’ve tasted life for the first time, the magical side of it.”
Irrfan Khan’s death has left a void in Indian cinema and millions of fans heartbroken. He is “a rare talent and a brilliant actor,” tweeted President Ram Nath Kovind. Prime Minister Narendra Modi described the deaths Irrfan Khan as “a loss to the world of cinema and theater” in a tweet sorrow.
Amitabh Bachchan, who co-starred with Mr. Khan in Piku, tweeted, “A tremendous talent, a gracious colleague, a prolific contributor to the world of film left us too quickly, creating a huge vacuum.” Shah Rukh Khan, who worked with Irrfan Khan in Billu, described him as “the greatest actor of our time.”
Filmmaker Shoojit Sircar, who directed Irrfan Khan in Piku, is the first to tweet: “My dear friend Irrfan you fight and fight and fight I will always be proud of you .. we will meet again .. condolences to Sutapa and Babil .. .. you also struggling, Sutapa you give everything possible in this fight. Peace and Om shanti. Irfaan Khan salute. “
As news spread of Irrfan Khan hospitalized on Tuesday night, a spokesman for the actor was released this statement :. “Yes, it is true that Irrfan Khan admitted to the ICU at Kokilaben in Mumbai because of an intestinal infection We will keep everyone updated He was under. Doctor observation, strength and courage of his had helped him battle and fight so far and we are confident with the willingness of the outside regular and prayers of well-wishers, he will recover soon.”
On Wednesday, a fresh statement released a report warning against the premature death of Mr Khan. “It’s really disappointing to know that there are extreme assumption made about the health of Irrfan’s. While we really appreciate that people are concerned, it is disheartening to see some sources spread rumors to the extreme and created panic. Irrfan is the strong and still fighting the battle. We’re really asking you to not fall for the rumors and did not take part in this fictitious conversation, “said a spokesman for the actor.
Irrfan Khan was diagnosed with neuroendocrine tumors in March 2018, soon after he flew to London for treatment. He returned to India in February 2019 to shoot Angrezi Medium and flew back to London after a brief stay. The actor returned to India in September last year after surgery and treatment in London.
Irrfan Khan Begum Saeeda’s mother died at age 95 on Saturday morning in Jaipur. According to news agency ANI, Mr Khan pays tribute to late mother through a video conferencing session.
Irrfan Khan was last seen in Angrezi Medium, which was released a little over a week before the lockdown imposed in India. The actor was not part of the promotion of the film due to his health; he spoke to fans via a video message ahead of the release of a movie trailer. credit internationally acclaimed films including victims such as The Lunchbox and the Hollywood blockbuster Jurassic World.
Source : NDTV News