In the times of web and social media, the audience will gulp just about any content that is thrilling and pleasurable. And as you are well acquainted with the fact that celebrity death tricks are the most overstated things one can ever stumble upon. In recent times, there has been a number of counterfeit news encircling the demises of Bollywood biggies.
A look at such biggies, which were mistakenly killed on the web –
Who: Ajay Devgn
Reported deceased when: May 2018
The reported cause of casualty: Charted flight crash
Reported deceased when: April 2018
Clarified by: Her daughter Tanya Madhvani said she is fit and healthy.
Who: Amitabh Bachchan
Reported deceased when: June 2012
The reported cause of casualty: A car accident
Clarified by: Did not elucidate the hearsays and kept silent on this piece of counterfeit news.
Who: Madhuri Dixit Nene
Reported dead when: July 2013
The reported reason of demise: The whole puzzlement began when an obituary of the actor’s namesake who expired in an unlucky mishap appeared in a Marathi paper.
Clarified by: She took to Twitter and denied all the reports.
Who: Dilip Kumar
Reported dead when: September 2013
The reported reason of casualty: Heart attack
Reported deceased by: Movie producer Anurag Kashyap on Twitter
Clarified by: Later Anurag Kashyap felt sorry on the micro-blogging site for his tweet.
Who: Yo Yo Honey Singh
Reported dead when: June 2014
The reported reason for death: A car mishap
Clarified by: No clarification.
Who: Ayushmann Khurrana
Reported deceased when: April 2013
The reported reason of death: A skiing accident
Clarified by: Ayush made use of Twitter to elucidate his living status.
Who: Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
The reported reason for demise: A car mishap.
Reported deceased when: March 2006
Clarified by: Ex-Miss World’s manager made all the clarification.
Who: Gul Panag
Reported deceased when: January 2013
The reported reason of casualty: In a jet ski crash
Clarified by: Gul made a tweet, “Alive and kicking I am. Yes. But yes if I had to die it would be something like this. Or a bungee cord snapping.”
Who: Lata Mangeshkar
Reported deceased when: February 2012 and March 2014
The reported reason of death: Heart failure
Clarified by: The ace singer refuse the fake news by tweeting, “Namaskar. Pls don’t believe any rumours which are doing the rounds about my health & well-being. All is well, by the Grace of God.”
Who: Katrina Kaif
Reported dead when: July 2009 and November 2013
The reported reason of death: Car collision in New York
Clarified by: The actor did not elucidate
Well, these celebs are doing absolutely well