Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan’s mother Saeda Begum took her last breath on Saturday (April 25) morning. She was 95.
According to reports, Saeda was keeping unwell for a long time and died due to natural causes.
Irrfan Khan’s mother passes away
Film trade analyst, Komal Nahta took to Twitter to announce her demise. He wrote, “Saeeda Begum, mother of actor Irrfan Khan, passed away today (25th April) in Jaipur at the age of 95. May her soul rest in peace.”
Saeeda Begum, mother of actor Irrfan Khan, passed away today (25th April) in Jaipur at the age of 95. May her soul rest in peace.
— Komal Nahta (@KomalNahta) April 25, 2020
Irrfan Khan is currently in Mumbai due to the coronavirus lockdown and was unable to attend the final rites of his mother. The actor paid his last respects to his mother Saeeda Begum through video conference.
Saeeda has left behind three sons Irrfan and his brothers, Salman and Imran. Talking to the daily, Salman said, “My mother had been ill for some time. But suddenly her health deteriorated on Saturday morning. Recently, mother had inquired about Irrfan bhai’s health.”
Irrfan Khan was diagnosed with cancer in May, 2018. A few days later, he left for London for his treatment. He returned to India in February, 2019 and filmed Angrezi Medium during his brief visit.
We extend our deepest condolences to Irrfan Khan and his family.