Saba Qamar Reminisces How She Still Has The Eidi Irrfan Khan Gave Her On Her Eid Away From Home

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Pakistani superstar, Saba Qamar has received praise from within the country and abroad because of her stellar acting skills.

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She had an opportunity to work in a Bollywood film, Hindi Medium alongside the late veteran actor, Irrfan Khan.

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The film released in the year 2017 and garnered love and admiration from millions due to the main leads’ brilliant performances.

The Maat actor was overjoyed to have this opportunity and she even shared how working with Khan was her dream since childhood. She’s also narrated her experience working in Bollywood and how the Billu Barber protagonist helped her during her journey.

I had been his fan since childhood. I always wanted to work with him and I used to always say that if I ever got an opportunity from India, I’d like to work with Irrfan Khan β€” and I was lucky that the first opportunity I got was with him. I learnt a lot from him.

In a recent interview with Vasay Chaudhry on the talk showΒ Ghabrana Nahi Hai, Saba Qamar while recalling her first Eid away from home, shared a fond memory of her with Irrfan Khan.

 I told him that I wanted Eidi from him and he ended up giving me a note. I still have it, she said with a smile.

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Irrfan Khan left this world in 2020 after a prolonged battle with neuroendocrine cancer. His demise had the whole world besides the media fraternity sobbing to the loss.

Even Saba Qamar shared a heartfelt note on her Instagram following his death.

Do you think it’s cute of Saba Qamar to keep the Eidi that Irrfan Khan gave her safe with her? Let us know in the comments.