Bollywood Celebrities Sharing Their Experience With Winning The Battle Against Cancer On World Cancer Day
Every year, 4th February is celebrated as World Cancer Day to spread awareness about cancer around the world. Also, this day is given a theme and this year’s theme is “I am and I will”.
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On this day, programs to spread awareness about this deadly disease are organized across the globe. Also, there are many Bollywood celebrities that defeated cancer after fighting a brave battle with the disease. Among them, SonaliBendre, Manisha Koirala and Lisa Ray are more popular. People want to know more about these celebrities.
Sonali Bendre was suffering from metastatic cancer when she was at the peak of her acting career. She made her debut in 1994 with “Aag” and got recognition from movies like “Sarfarosh”, “Hum SaathSaath Hain” and “Kal Ho Na Ho”. She also hosted “India’s Got Talent” and appeared as a judge in “India Idol 4”. She went to New York for cancer treatment.
Manishah Koirala started her Bollywood career with “Saudagar” and soon came to known as the “EeluEloo” because song in the movie. He also acted with Salman Khan in “Khamoshi”. She was diagnosed with ovarian cancer when she was 42. She went to New York for treatment and was declared cancer-free in 2015.
The Indian-origin actress got popularity from the song “Afreen Afreen” of Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan of Pakistan. She was diagnosed with a type of blood cancer but she became cancer-free in 2010 after fighting a brave battle with the disease. She also wrote a book “In Close to the Bone” in which she her memoirs. It is her story of defeating cancer.