Actress Manisha Koirala Diagnosed With Cancer


MUMBAI – Bollywood actress Manisha Koirala has reportedly been diagnosed with cancer. The actress is currently admitted to Jaslok hospital, Mumbai, where she was brought in two days ago. She will undergo treatment there, said a source.

Manisha was in Kathmandu from the beginning of November because she was doing up her new home in Nepal. A few days ago she took ill. She mentioned being down with a bout of food poisoning on a social networking platform. Post this, she fell unconscious and that’s when an alarm bell is said to have gone off. And, she was immediately flown to Mumbai for further tests. Manisha’s mother Sushma is by her bedside. Her father Prakash and brother Siddharth were expected to arrive in Mumbai late last night.

A close friend says that the actress has taken the news of her ill-health very bravely and she is positive she will fight it out. Our good wishes are with Manisha. We hope and pray she recovers soon.