Saba Qamar, who worked with the late Indian actor Irrfan Khan in her Bollywood debut, Hindi Medium, has shared an emotional post on Instagram.
The actor took to social media and shared a few pictures of her late co-star from her shooting days. Saba wrote, "Deeply disturbed to hear about the passing of Irrfan Khan. I still can’t absorb the news."
The actor thanked Irrfan for teaching her a lot as an actor.
"It feels like yesterday coming back from the sets of Hindi Medium. You taught me a lot as an actor and a mentor. It is indeed a huge loss to the cinema world," Saba went on. "Such a brilliant actor gone too soon. You left a huge irreplaceable void in Cinema Irfan. My heartfelt condolences to his family. May Allah give them the strength to bear this loss."
Irrfan passed away at 53, reported Hindustan Times. The actor was recently admitted in the ICU after colon infection.
The Hindi Medium star was reportedly admitted in Mumbai’s Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani hospital, reported India Today.
Khan’s health suddenly deteriorated as a result of which he needed immediate medical attention. The 53-year-old actor has been admitted to the hospital’s ICU. His wife Sutapa Sikdar and two sons were said to be with him.
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