Mumbai: Shah Rukh Khan is the latest celebrity to face a death hoax as a European news network reported that the Bollywood star was “killed in a plane crash”.
A European news network called El Pais TV announced a ‘breaking news’ segment that stated SRK was “killed along with seven others when a private jet he was travelling in crashed. It is believed to have been caused by turbulent weather. He was travelling in a Gulfstream G550 jet with his personal assistant and others to Paris for a meeting. The death of Shah Rukh Khan has stunned the Indian diaspora worldwide.”
Here is a screenshot of Shah Rukh Khan’s death hoax
The superstar shared a witty tweet in response to the hoax and also talked about ceiling collapse on the sets his film with Aanand L Rai while sharing his eventful week with fans on Twitter.
“TGIF! Survived the week in spite of a plane crash, fatal accident on sets and yet another title of Imtiaz Ali film! (sic)” Shah Rukh tweeted alongside a funny photo of him with ‘Phew…!!!’ written on it.
TGIF! Survived the week inspite of a plane crash, fatal accident on sets & yet another title of Imtiaz Ali film! pic.twitter.com/5W5DtrrupA
— Shah Rukh Khan (@iamsrk) June 2, 2017
On Sunday, a portion of ceiling collapsed on the set of Rai’s yet-to-be-titled project in Film City. Two crew members suffered minor injuries in the incident. The shooting has reportedly been stalled for the time being and will resume later this week.