Sharing her stint to fight with cancer successfully now actress sonali benre inspired other to defeate deadly cancer . She is sharing her story on various platform.
Speaking to a magazine, Sonali said, “So when my PET [Positron Emission Tomography] scan showed up cancer had spread all over my abdomen, like fairy lights scattered all over, and when the doctor in New York said that there was about 30 per cent chance of it all going away, we were shattered.”
However, the 44-year-old actor says she and her family never lost hope. “But the thought of death didn’t come to me. I thought this was going to be a long struggle, but I never thought I’d die.”
Sonali recently appeared on a TV show with her best friends Gayatri Oberoi and Sussanne Khan as well, where she spoke about how, early in her career, her hair was the talk of the town. Not only did she get her first acting break, thanks to her luscious mane, she also endorsed a whole host of hair products during that time. “”Now that I think of it, my whole life had been all about my hair, even though it sounds superficial. I’ve endorsed every hair product at some point in my life,” Sonali had shaved off her hair during her treatment and had shared it with the world .
She recently appeared in her first ad post illness. Appearing in it, she narrated an incident from her childhood watching her grandmother tie a knot in her sari’s pallu so as to remember what all she had to do. She had written: “I once saw my grandmother tie a knot on the tail of her saree’s pallu. As a curious child, I asked her why she did it. She said she couldn’t remember everything all the time, so this knot would keep reminding her what she needs to do. I want you to also do this today.