Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan has passed away at age 53. The actor was battling cancer for the past two years. He was diagnosed with neuroendocrine tumour back in 2018. He was recently hospitalized with a colon infection. Shortly after which news started to spread that he has passed away. Initial news was declared a rumor by his team. However now it has been confirmed that the actor has sadly breathed his last.
Filmmaker Shoojit Sircar broke the news. “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,” he wrote.
The actor last appeared in Hindi Medium sequel Angrezi Medium which could not stay in cinemas for long due to coronavirus pandemic. Irrfan Khan is survived by wife Sutapa Sikdar and two sons.