Ayushmann Khurrana latest victim of celebrity death hoax
In another internet hoax, the micro blogging site Twitter was flooded with reports of the death of actor Ayushmann Khurrana. There were reports that the actor had died in a skiing accident in Switzerland.
According to reports, the hoax report was carried out by a site called Global Associated News. The same website had in past carried death rumours of Hollywood actors like Adam Sandler, Charlie Sheen and Channing Tatum.
Global Associated News, posted this nugget, which read: ‘Actor Ayushmann Khurrana is reported to have died shortly after a snowboard accident earlier today.’
‘The actor and novice snowboarder was vacationing at the Zermatt ski resort in Zermatt, Switzerland with family and friends.’
‘Witnesses indicate that Ayushmann Khurrana lost control of his snowboard and struck a tree at a high rate of speed.’
As news of this story spread on social media sites, the actor tweeted to his fans and reassured them he was alive.