Irrfan Khan passes away: Nia Sharma, Dipika Kakar, Surbhi Chandna and other TV stars mourn the actor's death
Irrfan Khan passed away on Wednesday (April 29, 2020). Considered to be one of the finest actors of Bollywood, Irrfan took his heavenly abode at the age of 54. He breathed his last at Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital in Mumbai. He was admitted under observation for colon infection. The actor's sudden demise has sent shock waves across the entertainment industry. From Bollywood to Hollywood, from South to TV, the Angrezi Medium stars have left everyone disheartened. Many are still not able to fathom that Irrfan is no more. Fans are also in disbelief that Irrfan has left us all so soon.
Many popular actors from the Television world are also in a state of shock over Irrfan Khan's sudden and untimely demise. Naagin 4 actress Nia Sharma, Surbhi Chandna, Mohsin Khan Dipika Kakar, Gauahar Khan, Arjun Bijlani, Sanjeeda Shaikh, Ronit Roy, Bigg Boss 13 contestant Tehseen Poonawalla, Shweta Tiwari, Kushal Tandon, Aneri Vajani, Nandish Sandhu, Karan Kundrra, Avika Gor, Karan V Grover, Debina Bonnerjee, Mini Mathur, Maahi Vij, and others took to their social media handles to mourn the Piku actor's death. They shared heartfelt messages and condolences for the late actor.
Take a look at TV actors reaction on Irrfan Khan's death:
I was so much in awe of you, I’d always imagine meeting you atleast once. You were so stylish so Real, you’ll always be my Favourite.!!— NIA SHARMA (@Theniasharma) April 29, 2020
Rest in peace Sir #IrrfanKhan
Life is too short to be anything but happy ! #reminder ! May Allah grant u peace , #IrfanKhan gone too soon. In this holy month of Ramadan , may Allah have his mercy n choicest blessings on u ! #FanForever— Gauahar Khan (@GAUAHAR_KHAN) April 29, 2020
Irrfan Khan sir u were an inspiration. Can’t believe ur no more . Jus saw angrezi medium last night and wake up to this news . Will always cherish your memories.. #RIPIRRFANKHAN— Arjun Bijlani #MajorNikhilManikrishnan (@Thearjunbijlani) April 29, 2020
I mourn the passing of a great actor and a superior human being. Really really sad. RIP Irrfan Khan— Ronit Bose Roy (@RonitBoseRoy) April 29, 2020
If it’s true it’s breaking my heart I could not meet you #IrrfanKhan Sir— Mahhi vij (@VijMahhi) April 29, 2020
Lost my favorite #IrrfanKhan ..u will always be in our hearts— Sanjeeda Shaikh (@iamsanjeeda) April 29, 2020
RIP SIR ..
Such a big loss ! #IrrfanKhan had such contribution in cinema. Didn’t know him personally but how I am feeling the pain and vacuum. Rest in peace! May you be in a better place resting and happy. #ripirrfankhan— debina bon choudhary (@imdebina) April 29, 2020
Sad sad so sad .....you were my most fav .... never met you but wanted to work with you ...... you were always my favourite actor , you will be missed by entire nation.... I shall c u one day In a better world , to early to go ,rip sir # irfan Khan— KUSHAL TANDON (@KushalT2803) April 29, 2020
Rest in Peace #IrrfanKhan .— Karan V Grover (@karanvgrover22) April 29, 2020
Can’t believe he left us..... He was such an inspiration and have learned so much from him and his work.... So unfortunate to hear this news... Rest in peace sir #IrrfanKhan— Shantanu Maheshwari (@shantanum07) April 29, 2020
Irrfan is survived by his wife Sutapa Sikdar, two sons Babil and Ayan. The shocking and heartbreaking news of Irrfan's death was first shared by his good friend Shoojit Sircar on his Twitter handle. He penned a condolence note remembering the actor. For the unversed, Irrfan suffered from neuroendocrine tumour in March 2018. He battled the tumour for several months and went to London for treatment. He had returned to Mumbai just a few months ago after getting treated in the UK.