Hale and hearty: Farida Jalal in shock over death rumours

Published: February 20, 2017
Bollywood actor, Farida Jalal. PHOTO: MID-DAY

Bollywood actor, Farida Jalal. PHOTO: MID-DAY

Latest victim of baseless gossip, veteran Bollywood actor, Farida Jalal was rumoured to have passed away last night.

While many were shocked over her sudden ‘demise’, the news could not be confirmed. However, turns out it was all a faux! Fortunately, the Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayengay actor is hale and hearty, and she said so herself!

Unexpected: Alive and kicking

According to a report in DNA, Farida slammed the rumours about her death and said, “I am hale and hearty.”

She further added, “I don’t know from where these baseless rumours are coming from. Initially I laughed, but from last 30 minutes my phone have been constantly ringing and everybody is asking the same question. It’s a bit irritating, I wonder why people spread such rumours.”

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Previously Amitabh Bachchan, Yo Yo Honey Sing, Dilip Kumar were also victims of death hoax.

Obviously, once Farida’s statement was released, Twitter exploded.

The actor has worked in Kabhi Khushi Kabhi Gham, Shararat, Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, Bobby, Duplicate, etc.

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Reader Comments (3)

    Feb 20, 2017 - 12:25PM

    Great Actress for Indian Industry, RIPRecommend

  • Rex Major
    Feb 20, 2017 - 2:04PM

    However, turns out it was all a faux!
    I am sure you mean to say it was all a hoax!Recommend

  • Saad A
    Feb 21, 2017 - 8:33AM

    Aiswarya has “died” many times on Twitter. If you read reports of your own death you have arrived !!Recommend

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