Irrfan Khan Passes Away At 53 After Suffering From Colon Infection
Irrfan Khan passed away due to colon infection
Actor Irrfan Khan took his last breath today. He was 53. He was admitted to Mumbai’s Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital on Tuesday, where he was under observation for colon infection. Irrfan is survived by wife Sutapa and his two sons.
An official statement was released by his spokesperson that stated, “Yes, it is true that Irrfan Khan is admitted to ICU at Kokilaben Hospital in Mumbai because of a colon infection. We would keep everyone updated. He is under doctor’s observation. His strength and courage have helped him battle and fight so far and we are sure with his tremendous will power and prayers of all his well-wishers, he will recover soon.”
Post that another statement was released that stated, “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 rumors and creating panic. Irrfan is a strong person and is still fighting the battle. We really request you to not fall for rumors 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.”
Filmmaker Shoojit Sircar shared the news of his death and tweeted, “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.”
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
In 2018, he had announced that he’d been diagnosed with a neuroendocrine tumour and then he went to London for treatment.