From Sonali Bendre to Vinod Khanna: Bollywood celebrities who suffered from cancer
Updated On : 05 Jul 2018,11:39 AM
One of the most dangerous things in the world is to be diagnosed with cancer. The disease has taken life of many and is still considered to be a nightmare in the world. Bollywood celebrities are no exception to this deadly disease, many have suffered from cancer and died while of them even survived with the help of proper therapy. Let us take a look at some of the Bollywood celebrities who have been diagnosed with cancer:
Sonali Bendre – One of the latest name to be added in the list of Bollywood celebrities diagnosed with cancer 90s actress Sonali Bendre. She recently published a note for her fans that she is suffering from this deadly disease. She is taking the medical treatment in New York.
Irrfan Khan- A few months ago, global star Irrfan Khan announced that he is suffering neuroendocrine cancer. He is currently under treatment in London.
Manisha Koirala – Another 90s actress who suffered from this deadly disease was Manisha Koirala. She was diagnosed by ovarian cancer in the year 2012. After several surgeries and chemo therapies she survived from the disease and completely cancer free in the year 2015.
Lisa Ray – Another Bollywood beauty who suffered from cancer was Lisa Ray. She was diagnosed with a cancer of the white blood cells called myeloma. She underwent a stem cell transplant in the year 2009 and was declared cancer free next year. However, this disease is treatable but not fully curable.
Rajesh Khanna – Legendary Bollywood actor Rajesh Khanna was diagnosed with cancer in 2011. He was undertaking chemo therapy and fighting hard for one year, he died in 2012.
Aadesh Srivastava – Music composer Aadesh Srivastava died at the early age of 51 years due to this deadly disease. He was under chemo therapy and lost the battle in just 40 days of treatment.
Anurag Basu – Famous filmmaker in Bollywood Anurag Basu was diagnosed with cancer in the year 2004. With a long battle of three years, Anurag is cancer-free completely and making great films for the industry.
Vinod Khanna – The 70s superstar died at the age of 70 last year when he was diagnosed with bladder cancer.
Barbara Mori – Kites sensation Barbara Mori was diagnosed with this deadly disease in the same year her movie with Hrithik Roshan was released. She underwent treatment and came out of the disease in the same year.