Nonetheless, this is not the primary time a star has fallen prey to a dying hoax.
Bollywood stars like Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Lata Mangeshkar, Anurag Kashyap are among the many others who’ve develop into victims of dying hoax on social media.
Here is an inventory of celebrities and their epic responses to dying hoax:
Shah Rukh Khan
In 2017, after a European information community reported that the Bollywood star was ‘killed in a aircraft crash.’
The celebrity had tweeted: “TGIF! Survived the week despite a aircraft crash, deadly accident on units and yet one more title of Imtiaz Ali movie! (sic)” Shah Rukh tweeted alongside a humorous photograph of him with ‘Phew…!!!”