One of the most-talented actors, Irrfan Khan died on Wednesday (April 29) in Mumbai's Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital, where he was being treated for a colon infection. The 53-year-old actor battled neuroendocrine tumour for several months, and returned to Mumbai a few months ago after being treated in London. The actor's death has left a void in the entertainment industry and millions of fans heartbroken fans. Television celebrities took to social media to share their heartfelt condolences. Take a look!
Divyanka & Vivek
Divyanka Tripathi: Can't believe that you are no more with us! We have lost our brightest star. #IrrfanKhan you have made sure that you won't be forgotten...ever! #RIP🙏
Vivek Dahiya: With his creative genius he crafted a new path for himself and took the Indian cinema to another dimension. A huge loss for the industry, for all us. Gone too soon. #RIPIrrfanKhan
Rithvik Dhanjani shared a note which read, "@irrfank sir, you were a fighter, you granted life and light through your work and inspired millions, we were blessed to have you walk this planet amongst us, may you find peace, love and light where ever you are... You will be missed for ever and ever And god shall take care of your family and loved ones here."
Nia Sharma & Niti Taylor
Nia Sharma: You were and shall always remain my most favourite actor! Bidding goodbye With an extremely heavy heart, Rest in Peace #Irfankhan 🙏
Niti Taylor: RIP Irrfan Sir🙏🏻 India just lost one of its finest actor. So heartbroken on the demise of Irrfan khan. We are all so shocked and so sad. My condolences to the family. #RIP
Mahhi & Gauahar
Mahhi Vij: If it's true it's breaking my heart I could not meet you #IrrfanKhan Sir.Gauahar Khan: 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.
Sidharth & Sanaya
Sidharth Shukla: Shocked to hear the demise of Irrfan Khan.. that's a tragic loss to the ‘Artistic World'! How unpredictable is life! Rest In Peace!!
Sanaya Irani shared Irrfan's picture and captioned it as, "RIP 🙏 Irfaan Khan"
KRK & Vrushika
Kamaal R Khan: RIP #IrrfanKhan! Allah Usko #Jannat Naseeb Kare!!Vrushika Mehta: Still in shock. Rest in peace sir #IrrfanKhan
Sunil Grover & Karan Tacker
Sunil Grover: Deeply saddened and shocked to know that Mr. Irrfan khan passed away. No words to express my grief. Prayers. 🙏.
Karan Tacker: This is just Heartbreaking ,an actor who I have always admired for his craft is no longer amongst us, never had an opportunity to meet him but his work just resonated so much love. He's really left a vaccum , and will always be missed . ! #IrrfanKhan.
It was an honour meeting him,knowing him, working with him, being around him and seeing how he does what he does so effortlessly. I wish I could have more of him, we could have more of him. Will miss #IrrfanKhan sir , the man, the talent, the LEGEND. RIP🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻 pic.twitter.com/WulBXon43d— kiku sharda (@kikusharda) April 29, 2020
Irrfan we will miss you! Deepest condolences to the family..— Milind Usha Soman (@milindrunning) April 29, 2020
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