Manisha Koirala recalls her ‘arduous journey of cancer treatment’ on awareness day, wishes love and success to those battling disease – The Indian Express

The 51-year-old star was diagnosed with ovarian cancer in 2012. Sharing pictures of her during the days of battle with cancer, she wrote, “On this National Cancer Awareness Day, I desire to want everybody who is going through this strenuous journey of cancer treatment, a lot of love and success. She added, “We require to spread the awareness on the illness and all the stories that are filled with hope need to be informed and retold.

She is the recipient of 4 Filmfare Awards for her performances in films like Bombay, Khamoshi: The Musical and Company.

Nepalese actor Manisha Koirala has actually opened up about her battle with cancer. She shared a post on Instagram to commemorate the National Cancer Awareness Day on Sunday and wished love and success for those undergoing the “strenuous” journey of cancer treatment.
The 51-year-old star was diagnosed with ovarian cancer in 2012. She made a resurgence to the world of entertainment 5 years later on with Dear Maya, a coming-of-age drama.

Sharing images of her throughout the days of battle with cancer, she wrote, “On this National Cancer Awareness Day, I wish to want everyone who is going through this arduous journey of cancer treatment, a lot of love and success. “I understand the journey is difficult, but you are tougher than that.” I want to pay my respects to those who caught it and celebrate it with those who conquered it.”

She added, “We need to spread out the awareness on the illness and all the stories that are filled with hope need to be told and retold. Lets be kind to ourselves and to the world. I d wish everybodys health and wellness. Thank you.”
Manisha was born into a prominent family in Nepals capital Kathmandu and made her Hindi film debut with Saudagar in 1991. She went on to star in films like 1942: A Love Story, Akele Hum Akele Tum, Bombay, Khamoshi: The Musical, Dil Se, Mann, Lajja and Company.