Bollywood actress Manisha Koirala, who made her debut with Subhash Ghai’s “Saudagar” informed media that she will be celebrating 5 years of her cancer-free life soon.
“I will soon complete 5 years of cancer-free life, which I will be celebrating,” said Manisha at an event on Tuesday where she was spreading awareness about Yoga and how to fight diseases with Yoga.
Manisha was supposedly diagnosed to have ovarian disease in 2012 and was operated promptly. After that the performing artist traveled to New York for chemotherapy.
Manisha had no clue about the disease until she felt very weak and went to a hospital in Kathmandu with her brother.
“I was diagnosed with cancer in Kathmadu. I immediately flew down to India and got admitted in a prestigious hospital in Mumbai.
Post her cancer struggle, the actress appeared in two films — Ram Gopal Varma’s “Bhoot Returns” and psychological thriller “Chehere: A Modern Day Classic” along with Jackie Shroff.
Speaking about Yoga and its importance in our daily life, the “Mann” actress said,” It’s extremely important to give your 100 per cent, be it studies, work or any profession and to achieve that solidity we need to do yoga.”