Indian opener Shikar Dhawan said that he always enjoyed his amazing work and mind-blowing skills.
Taking to Twitter Dhawan wrote, “R.I.P @irrfank Ji. Always enjoyed your amazing work and your mind-blowing skills as an actor and artist. Sincere condolences and prayers for the family.”
Former India cricketer Mohammad Kaif also consoled the demise of the seasoned actor.
“Saddened to hear about #IrrfanKhan’s demise. My heartfelt condolences to his family. One of my favourite actors, gone too soon. His work will live on forever. RIP, Irrfan, ” Kaif tweeted.
Official Twitter handle of Indian Football Team also posted condolence message on the passing of Irfan Khan.
“We mourn the untimely loss of #IrrfanKhan, who touched one and all with his beautiful performances on screen. RIP 🙏, ” Indian Football Team tweeted.
Khan passed away at Mumbai’s Kokilaben Hospital on Wednesday while battling rare cancer. He was 53.
Khan was last seen on screen in ‘Angrezi Medium’. He was not a part of the film’s promotions owing to his ill health.
He was regarded as a fine actor by fans and critics alike with critically acclaimed films like ‘The Lunchbox’ and ‘Paan Singh Tomar’ to his credit.