Bollywood actress Sonali Bendre, who is undergoing treatment for high-grade cancer in New York, was seen striking a pose with her friends on the occasion of Friendship Day. The actress uploaded her picture of the moment on Instagram and can be seen with no hair.
The picture shows she is posing with Shah Rukh Khan’s ‘Swades’ heroine Gayatri Oberoi and Sussanne Khan. The Bollywood actress also gave photo credit to Hrithik Roshan, means that the ex-couple has visited her together.
In the post, she had expressed how she was finding joy at every moment of her life to stay positive as she fights the dreaded disease. She wrote, “This is me. And at this moment, I am really happy. People give me strange looks when I say that now, but it’s true and I’ll tell you why. I am now paying attention to every moment, looking for every opportunity to find joy and #SwitchOnTheSunshine”.
Sonali Bendre’s message to her friends
“Yes, there are moments of pain and low energy, but I am doing what I like, spending time with people I love, and feeling very loved and happy. I am extremely grateful to my friends, my pillars of strength, who at a moment’s notice, arrived to be with me and help me through this. In between their busy schedules they find time to visit, call, message, FaceTime… basically never leaving a moment for me to feel alone. Thank you for showing me what true friendship is. #HappyFriendshipDay, ladies,” she added.
Sonali also jested about how she doesn’t have to fuss about her hair anymore. The actor’s husband and producer Goldie Behl thanked fans and well-wishers for their love and support for his wife. They said that she was stable and following her treatment without any complications.
It was on July 4 that the actress took to social media to open up about her disease.