April 29 was a sad day for the cinema as Irrfan Khan said goodbye to the world and Rishi Kapoor followed him today. Deaths of these two actors is a great loss for the film industry. But, another famous actor from Bollywood is making the headlines since evening about his illness.
Ishqiya actor Naseeruddin Shah was in the news after rumours of his illness spread on social media since evening. Luckily, the news is fake and he has not been hospitalized.
The Shah’s family confirmed to IANS that Naseeruddin is in good health and living in his residence since lockdown. The news of his hospitalization was fake.
Even the actor and his son disclosed that he is fine in his twitter account about this rubbish rumour. Furthermore, they also paid condolences on the death of Irrfan Khan and Rishi Kapoor.
Here is the tweet from the official account:
All well everyone! Baba’s just fine. All the rumours about his health are fake. He’s keeping well 🙏Praying for Irfan Bhai and Chintu ji. Missing them a lot. Deepest condolences to their families. Our hearts go out to all of them. It’s a devastating loss for all of us 😔🙏
— Vivaan Shah (@TheVivaanShah) April 30, 2020
The actor also said thanks to his fans for enquiring his health. Furthermore, he asked fans not to believe in any rumours. Here is what actor wrote on his Facebook post, “I thank all those enquiring after my health and reassure them I am fine I’m at home and observing the lockdown. Please don’t believe any rumours.”
Even Saira Shah, niece of Naseeruddin told IANS,” He is absolutely fine and is observing lockdown with my aunt Ratna in Mumbai, it is fake news.”