Actor Irrfan Khan’s wife on his health: ‘My partner is a ‘warrior’, he is fighting every obstacle’

In a heartfelt Facebook post, Irrfan Khan's wife Sutapa Sikdar requested fans of the actor to refrain from "wasting precious energies to only know what rare disease" Irrfan is suffering from

‘My search for rare stories made me find a rare disease,’ tweets Irrfan Khan

  • Recently, Actor Irrfan Khan recently left his many fans worried as he tweeted about his ‘rare disease’.
  • Messages of ‘speedy recovery’ and ‘good luck’ from across the world started pouring in.
  • Now, in a Facebook post, Sutapa thanked Irrfan’s fans for their good wishes and their concern.

 On her unverified Facebook page, Sutapa wrote: “My best friend and my partner is a ‘warrior’ he is fighting every obstacle with tremendous grace and beauty. I apologise for not answering calls msgs, but I want all of you to know I am truly humbled indebted for ever for the wishes prayers and concern from all over the world .I am grateful to god and my partner for making me a warrior too. I am at present focused in the strategies of the battlefield which I have to conquer. It wasn’t and isn’t and is not going to be easy but the hope ignited by the magnitude of family ,friends and fans of Irrfan has made me only optimistic and almost sure of the victory.”


“I know curiosity germinates from concern but let’s turn our curiosity from what it is to what it should be. Let’s change the leaf. Let’s not waste our precious energies to only know what it is and just pray to make it what it should be. My humble request to all of you is to concentrate on the song of life, to dance of life to victory. My family will soon join in this dance of life. Thank you all from bottom of our heart.”

The power house of talent, actor Irrfan Khan, who is known for displaying his impeccable acting skills in the flicks like ‘Piku’, ‘Lunch Box’, ‘Hindi Medium’ and so on, revealed via twitter post that he is suffering from a rare disease and will share details when there is a conclusive diagnosis.

“Sometimes you wake up with a jolt with life shaking you up. The last fifteen days, my life has been a suspense story. Little had I known that my search for rare stories would make me find a rare disease. I have never given up and have always fought for my choices and always will.”

“My family and friends are with me and we are working it out the best way possible. In trying times, please don’t speculate as I will myself share with you my story within a week – ten days, when the further investigations come with a conclusive diagnosis. Till then, wish the best for me,” read Irrfan’s twitter post.