Poonam Pandey has become the talk of the town but for all the wrong reasons. On 2nd February, her team shared a note on social claiming she had passed away due to cervical cancer. However, things took a shocking turn when she shared a video confirming she is alive and that the death hoax was a publicity stunt to create awareness. Ever since then, Poonam has been receiving the wrath of celebs and netizens. Like many other celebs, Babil Khan called out Poonam Pandey for faking her death.
Babil Khan slams Poonam Pandey for faking her death
A while back, Babil took to his Instagram stories and reacted to Poonam faking her death to cervical cancer. Sharing a long note on his IG story, he wrote, “I don’t know what the fuk that was about Poonam Pandey’s demise, but it just feels wrong. I’m trying not to care but it is making me feel really angry. Awareness can be spread, faking statements of death should not be something that we rely upon to do so as individuals in a collective society.(Bro long story short, this is the worst way to raise awareness about cancer and my intuition roars sensing malice.).PLEASE DONT FUCK WITH CANCER AWARENESS.”
Babil Khan calls out Poonam Pandey
For those unversed, Babil’s late father and talented actor Irrfan Khan also suffered from cancer and died from a colon infection during treatment in April 2020.
About Poonam Pandey fake death news
On February 2, an Instagram post on the official page of Poonam Pandey claimed that the actress had passed away after suffering from cervical cancer. However, just a day later, on February 3, Poonam Pandey posted a video to inform everyone that she was very much alive, and she faked her death to spread awareness on the disease. She also shared a long statement defending her act.
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