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Mahima Chaudhry Reveals She Had Breast Cancer; Anupam Kher Says ‘You Are My Hero’

Anupam Kher shared a video of Mahima Chaudhry narrating her entire journey of discovering she had Breast Cancer.

Mahima Chaudhry Reveals She Had Breast Cancer; Anupam Kher Says 'You Are My Hero'
(Image: Instagram/AnupamPKher)

New Delhi: Mahima Chaudhry, best-known for her performance in the 1997 hit Pardes, co-starring Shah Rukh Khan, broke down as she revealed being diagnosed with breast cancer in a social media post. Veteran actor Anupam Kher shared a video of Mahima along with a long note, recounting her battle with the disease.

In his Instagram post, Anupam Kher mentioned how he got to know about the Pardes’ star’s diagnosis. “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,” wrote the veteran star.

“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!” he further added.

“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,” the post concluded.

Mahima Chaudhry reposted Anupam Kher’s post and wrote “Thank you dear @anupampkher for your love and support!”

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