Your complete nation was shocked to be taught the information of actor Irrfan Khan passing away on April 29, 2020. The facility-house performer’s sudden demise got here as a blow not solely to the nation however the whole world. As a result of Irrfan was not simply an Indian actor, however a worldwide star. Within the reminiscence of the later actor Irrfan Khan, Doordarshan has introduced the re-run of his fashionable TV present from the 80s, ‘Shrikant.’
The information was shared on the official account of Doordarshan, the caption learn as, “Watch your favorite #IrrfanKhan in Sarat Chandra Chattopadhyay’s #Shrikant, this afternoon at 3:30 pm on @DDNational”
Take a look at the official publish right here:
— Doordarshan Nationwide (@DDNational) April 29, 2020
For the unversed, the ‘Lunchbox’ actor initially ventured into the Indian tv trade earlier than getting into the world of movies. He was part of many tv exhibits like Chandrakanta, Banegi Apni Baat, Chanakya. and plenty of extra.
Shrikant is predicated on Sarat Chandra Chattopadhyaya’s novel Srikanta. The present aired on Doordarshan from 1985 to 1986, directed by Pravin Nischol and it stars Farooq Sheikh, Sujata Mehta, Irrfan Khan, Mrinal Kulkarni, Sukanya Kulkarni, Tiku Talsania, Asha Sharma within the pivotal roles.
The later actor took his final breathe at Mumbai’s Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital as he was affected by Neuroendocrine Tumour and was surrounded by his spouse Sutapa and sons, Babil and Ayaan throughout the time of passing.