Actress Radhika Madan was the fortunate one to share screen space with late actor Irrfan Khan in her career. The actress who played his onscreen daughter in the recently released movie Angrezi Medium was heartbroken with this news of the ace actor passing away. With heavy heart she summarized her experience of working with him in her quote which has hit the internet world. Addressing him as a fighter and her inspiration, she feels lucky enough to have crossed path with him.
Radhika Madan’s quote read, “I dont know what to say... my heart aches when i write this. He was one the strongest people i knew, a fighter. And so are Sutapa ma'am ,Babil and Ayan. Im just grateful that our paths crossed in this lifetime. He is and will always be an inspiration to many.A legend. The man who changed the wave of the indian film industry.May his soul rest in peace” The news was broken to the world by his family by releasing an official statement today morning.
Just couple of days ago, the actor had shared an image of his virtual meet with his Angrezi Medium team when he chose to keep his face covered.
The late actor also remained away from the media and did not attend promotional event of Angrezi Medium. ALSO READ: Irrfan Khan Passes Away: Here's My LAST INTERVIEW With The Piku Actor- EXCLUSIVE
Official statement released by the late actor’s family read, “It’s saddening that this day, we have to bring forward the news of him passing away. Irrfan was a strong soul, someone who fought till the very end and always inspired everyone who came close to him. After having been struck by lightning in 2018 with the news of rare cancer, he took life soon after as it came and he fought the many battles that came with it.” ALSO READ: Irrfan Khan Dies Of Cancer: Actor’s Last Message To His Fans Before Angrezi Medium Trailer Launch; ‘Be Kind To Each Other’
Image Source: Instagram/irrfan/radhikamadan
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