Web-Desk (April 12, 2018): Irrfan Khan had unveiled earlier that he had been diagnosed with a ‘rare disease’ later identified as neuroendocrine tumor, and is undergoing treatment in the United Kingdom.
While Irrfan is undergoing treatment, speculations about his health continue to pick up on social media, and rumours were rife that the ailing star’s health is deteriorating.However, his spokesperson released a clarification and rubbished all such reports, asking people to desist from spreading rumours. He also requested fans and media to refrain from treating ‘social media status’ as health updates.
“This latest round of news being spread through social medial in last few days about Irrfan’s health is absolutely false and there’s no truth to it whatsoever. We as his family and friends again request the members of the media to continue their support and the prayers that have come Irrfan’s way,” said statement by Irrfan Khan’s spokesperson.A few days ago, online reports claimed that the actor’s health was ‘consistently deteriorating’. An Indian journalist Umair Sandhu citing family sources had tweeted that Irrfan’s cancer was in its final stage.
Irrfan Khan is currently in UK seeking treatment for the rare disease; while his movie ‘Hindi Medium’ starring Pakistani actress Saba Qamar has just crossed the 150 crore mark at the Chinese box office recently.