Farida Jalal Is Not Dead, She Slams Calling the Fake News Irritating

Posted on January 26, 2016 /Uncategorized

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Farida Jalal Is Not Dead, She Slams Calling the Fake News Irritating

On Sunday, news saying that actress Farida Jalal was no more did rounds in social platforms.  On Sunday night, the actress has dismissed the death rumors saying “I’m hale and hearty”.

The 67-year-old actress trended on Sunday with her death rumors doing rounds all over the internet.  Though she took the rumors late at the beginning, she later decided to stop the false news from spreading by contacting publicist K Himaanshu Shukla to release a statement on Sunday.

After receiving a call from the actress itself, Himaanshu took to twitter and tweeted Farida Jalal’s statement that read “Just got a call from Farida Jalal ji. She is hale and hearty. click over here now to Stop spreading fake news.”

He also added that Farida Jalal mentioned: “I wonder why people spread such rumors.”  Ms. Jalal said that initially she did not pay much attention to the baseless rumors, but was irritated after she was constantly being contacted by the fake news.

The statement from Farida Jalal read “I am hale and hearty. I don’t know where these baseless rumors are coming from. Initially, I laughed, but from last 30 minutes my phone has been constantly ringing and everybody is asking the same question.  It’s a bit irritating, I wonder why people spread such rumors.”

Farida Jalal is hale and hearty

The rumors about Ms. Jalal’s death went viral after a Facebook page shared a condolence note for the actress.  It was shared by many on the social platform and many even expressed condolences to the absolute fine actress unaware the fact that she is safe and sound.

This is not the first that such an accident came to light.  Veteran actors Dilip Kumar and Kader Khan were also the victims of such fake rumors.  Farida Jalal is a veteran actress who acted in many popular movies.

She has been into movies for decades and is now acting in TV soaps as well.  She featured in popular movies like Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham…, Kaho Naa… Pyaar Hai, Kuch Kuch Hota Hai among others.