Fake news of Farida Jalal's death has surfaced online and the
actress is quite miffed with all the developments surrounding to
it. She is alive and health and released a statement saying, "I am
hale and hearty. I don't know from where these baseless rumours are
coming from. Initially I laughed, but from last 30 mins my phone
have been constantly ringing and everybody is asking the same
question. It's a bit irritating, I wonder why people spread such
Born on March 14, 1949 in New Delhi, Farida Jalal has worked in
more than two hundred Bollywood films. She has also starred in
several films in Tamil, Telugu and English. She is also popular in
the Indian television segments as well.
Also, death hoaxes is nothing new to the film industry as Dilip
Kumar, Amitabh Bachchan and Yo Yo Honey Singh have been victim to
the falsehood stories of sudden death.