On Friday around 7 in morning death hoax about Paresh Rawal “Paresh Rawal ji, a member of the film industry has passed away at 7am on 14th May, 2021” was seen on the internet, before the spark turning into a wildfire the actor took to his social media and stopped the rumour with a witty comment. Paresh Rawal tweeted “Sorry for the misunderstanding as I slept past 7am…!” Paresh Rawal was tested positive for COVID-19 after having the first dose of vaccine.
🙏…Sorry for the misunderstanding as I slept past 7am …! pic.twitter.com/3m7j8J54NF
— Paresh Rawal (@SirPareshRawal) May 14, 2021
Many Paresh Rawal fans outraged on the news while many acknowledged the actor for his humorous reply to the fake news, memes featuring the actor were observed on the internet. Celebrities like Mukesh Khanna, Lucky Ali, Nafisa Ali, Kirron Kher, Meenakshi Seshadri and Tabassum fell prey for such fake news.
On work front the actor will be seen in Hungama 2 sequel of comedy drama Hungama released in year 2003. Along with Paresh Rawal stars Shilpa Shetty, Meezaan Jaaferi and Pranitha Subhas. He will be seen alongside Farhan Akhtar in Toofan directed by Rakeysh Omprakash, movie also features actress Mrunal Thakur. Toofan will be released on 21 May 2021 on Amazon Prime video.