Says it was a misunderstanding
Iffat Omar has cleared up the misunderstanding about the comment she made on a post announcing Indian actor Surekha Sikri’s death.
The post was shared by Elle India and featured a photo showing Surekha decked up in a traditional black and gold outfit. Iffat commented “wow” along with a fire emoji. It left many people shocked, who requested the actor to read the post properly.
Iffat then clarified that it was a misunderstanding as she had not read the caption. Many people said she might have mistaken the post for a photoshoot.
Surekha was known for her diverse work in both film and television. Her most popular role was of a cunning grandmother in the soap opera Balika Vadhu, which she played from 2008 to 2016.
She was last seen in Ghost Stories, a Netflix anthology, in which she starred alongside Jahnvi Kapoor.