Bollywood actor Sonali Bendre recently revealed that she been diagnosed with high-grade cancer. The star shared her ordeal with fans and followers in a Twitter post earlier this morning.
Sonali shared, “Sometimes when you least expect it, life throws you a curveball. I have recently been diagnosed with high-grade cancer that has metastasized, which we frankly did not see coming. A niggling pain led to some tests, which led to this unexpected diagnosis.”
Soon after her statement, many celebrities came forward to wish her a speedy recovery.
Bollywood ace film-maker Karan Johar calls the Sarfarosh star a ‘true fighter.’
Godspeed ,love and strength to a true fighter and a solid soul!!!❤️❤️❤️ https://t.co/fvUOpD9ubW
— Karan Johar (@karanjohar) July 4, 2018
Stars like Ritiesh Dekhmukh, Ileana D’Cruz, Anil Kapoor, Aftab Shivdesani, Vivek Oberoi and Neha Dhupia also sent out their blessings and love.
— Sonali Bendre Behl (@iamsonalibendre) July 4, 2018
You are a fighter, always have been! Sending you all our love & support @iamsonalibendre! Hoping to see you fit and fine super soon!
— Anil Kapoor (@AnilKapoor) July 4, 2018
— Riteish Deshmukh (@Riteishd) July 4, 2018
— Neha Dhupia (@NehaDhupia) July 4, 2018
Dear Sonali, sending you lots of positivity and prayers for this fight of yours. I Salute your spirit and pray that all goes well.. good willing all will be okay. 🙏🏼 https://t.co/x90SaKyrhV
— Aftab Shivdasani (@AftabShivdasani) July 4, 2018
You are one of the strongest women I know! I admire &respect how u always stood ur ground in the face of adversity…and won! A WonderWoman who does it all-actor,author,mom,wife! An inspiration 2so many!Cancer will surely lose this fight! Our Love & Prayers are with u always! https://t.co/EPtrOsH0Xa
— Vivek Anand Oberoi (@vivekoberoi) July 4, 2018
Sonali is currently undergoing treatment in New York. The 43-year-old actor continued that her family and close friends have been a source of immense support. She feels truly blessed to have them in her life and stand by her in times of need.