Bollywood actress Mahima Chaudhry has been diagnosed with breast cancer. On Thursday, actor Anupam Kher shared a video on his Instagram in which Mahima has opened up on her Breast Cancer journey to the actor.
Mahima became emotional while narrating her journey in the video. She went on to add that how a little boy who was undergoing chemo, gave her strength to deal with it. She later thanked Anupam for being so supportive and the actor called her a ‘Hero’.
Sharing the video on Instagram, Anupam Kher wrote – ‘Story of @mahimachaudhry1 ‘s courage and Cancer: I called #MahimaChaudhry a month back from US to play a very important role in my 525th film #TheSignature. Our conversation turned to her discovering that she has #BreastCancer. What followed is in this candid conversation between us. Her attitude will give hope to so many women all over the world. She wanted me to be part of her disclosing about it. She calls me an eternal optimist but dearest Mahima! “You are my HERO!” Friends! Send her your love, warmth, wishes, prayers and blessings. She is BACK on sets where she belongs. She is ready to fly. All those producers/directors out there! Here is your opportunity to tap on her brilliance! Jai ho to her!!🙏❤️ #Cancer #Courage #Hope #Prayers ‘
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Mahima made her Bollywood debut with Pardes (1997) and went on to do popular films like Dhadkan, Baghban and more.
More power to you, Mahima.