Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan dies at 54, suffering from cancer
Mumbai. Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan fell in the bathroom on Tuesday morning. He suddenly complained of weakness. After this, he was admitted to the ICU in the hospital. Irfan spokesperson confirmed that yes, it is true that Irfan has been admitted to ICU in Kokilaben, Mumbai due to colon infection. We will keep everyone updated. He is under the supervision of doctors. His strength and courage are helping him. We are confident that due to his tremendous will and love of well-wishers he will get well soon
Recently, Irfan’s mother Saeeda Begum had died in Jaipur. However, Irfan could not even attend Maa’s funeral due to lockdown and ill health. He spoke to the family in Jaipur over a video call.
Irfan came to know about the disease two years ago.
Irfan was diagnosed with his illness two years ago in March 2018. He himself shared this news with the fans. He had tweeted, ‘Something suddenly happens in life that takes you further. The last few days of my life have been like this. I have a disease called a neuroendocrine tumour. But, the love and strength of the people around me have given me hope. ‘ After finding out the disease, Irfan Khan went to London for treatment. He stayed there for about a year and then returned to India in April 2019.
Irfan returned after getting treatment in 2019
After his return, he started shooting for his film ‘English Medium’ in Rajasthan and then moved to London for further schedules, where he also kept in touch with doctors. However, due to the lockdown, the film ran in theatres for only two days. Irfan left an emotional message on YouTube for fans before the film’s trailer release. He had said, “Hello brothers and sisters, hello. I am Irfan. I am with you today or not. Well, this film ‘English Medium’ is very special to me. True … Believe me, I had a heartfelt wish That I promote this film with as much love as we have made with love.
But, there are some uncontested guests sitting inside my body. They are having a conversation. Let’s see which side camel sits. As it happens, you will be informed. ”
Although Irfan keeps coming to London to seek doctors’ opinion, all international flights are cancelled due to the lockdown that has been going on for the past one and a half months. Therefore, they could not move out of Mumbai.
Irfan Khan’s selected films and honours
Irrfan has worked in brilliant films like ‘Maqbool’, ‘Life in a Metro’, ‘The Lunch Box’, ‘Piku’, ‘Talwar’ and ‘Hindi Medium’. He received the Filmfare Award for ‘Haasta’ (Negative Role), ‘Life in a Metro’ (Best Actor), ‘Paan Singh Tomar’ (Best Actor-Critic) and ‘Hindi Medium’ (Best Actor). He was given the National Award for ‘Paan Singh Tomar’. He has also received the Padma Shri, the country’s fourth-highest honour in the field of art.