National Award-winning actor Irrfan Khan passed away on Wednesday after his long battle from cancer. Irrfan Khan passed away at the age of 54 after being admitted to Mumbai’s Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital on Tuesday. According to multiple reports, the Angrezi Medium star was under observation for colon infection and was considered as the Irrfan Khan cause of death. Social media was filled with tributes for the late actor and cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar has expressed his grief on hearing the Irrfan Khan death news.
Batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar took to Twitter on Wednesday to pay his condolences after hearing the Irrfan Khan death news. The 2011 World Cup winner praised the actor's work and called him as one of his favourites. Sachin Tendulkar added that he was a fan of Irrfan Khan movies and had watched Angrezi Medium, which released months before his death. Tendulkar added that acting came effortlessly to the Paan Singh Tomar star and wished that his soul rests in peace.
Sad to hear the news of #IrrfanKhan passing away. He was one of my favorites & I’ve watched almost all his films, the last one being Angrezi Medium. Acting came so effortlessly to him, he was just terrific.— Sachin Tendulkar (@sachin_rt) April 29, 2020
May his soul Rest In Peace. 🙏🏼
Condolences to his loved ones. ☹️ pic.twitter.com/gaLHCTSbUh
Aj bahut dukh huva ki ak achha kalakar cinema jagat ka chala gaya magar hamare sadhu mahatma jo pura samaj ke liye achha sochte hai usko bhi aise anjali di hoti to— Dharmendra (@Dharmen47359306) April 29, 2020
'I trust, i have surrendered" (irrfan khan)— Tufail Dawar (@TufailDaur2) April 29, 2020
Indian National Award-winning actor and cancer warrior Irrfan Khan, died in Mumbai after battling a medical complication arising from colon infection.
Peace and Om shanti
Irrfan Khan has been part of Bollywood and Hollywood projects but there are a couple of Irrfan Khan movies which showed how brilliant the actor was. Some his best work includes the Academy Award-nominated and his debut film Salaam Bombay, Maqbool (2004), Paan Singh Tomar (2011), The Lunchbox (2013), Haider (2014), Gunday (2014), Piku (2015), Hindi Medium (2017) and his final movie Angrezi Medium (2020).