NEW DELHI: Manisha Koirala one of the leading actresses of her time gave so many hits all together. Then she got married with Nepali businessman Samrat Dahal and they broke down when she was diagnosed with ovarian cancer in 2012.
Today Manisha Koirala launched her Book ‘ Healed: How cancer gave me a new life’ in Mumbai in which she has mentioned her very own life struggle with Ovarian Cancer.
Ovarian cancer is the third leading cause of cancer in women in India. The study observed a survival rate of only 45 percent over five years among women who were diagnosed. The reason being that the cause had been diagnosed after time.
The book launch was attended by famous industry actors, like Gulshan Grover, Rekha, Jackie Shroff and Anupam Kher and director Mahesh Bhatt who have been friends with Manisha Koirala since long.
Manisha at the book launch quotes “We are always trying to project ourselves as perfect, flawless and beautiful. But while writing my book I just told myself – Enough with the facade.”