Cancer is one of the dreadful diseases that kill thousands of people in the world. There was a time when people used to surrender their life to the disease but not many more. Cancer treatment has become largely possible thanks to the advancement of medical science. The disease does not recognize any person and even top celebrities get affected by the dreadful disease. If you look back then you would find many celebrities of India who have fought against the evil disease and now promoting the awareness. The survivors of cancer are not only inspiration to those who suffering but also for entire society for their brave and courageous efforts.
She was one of the most beautiful actresses of Hindi Cinema. Her pair with Rajesh Khanna was key to success for any producer. But at the age of 54, the beautiful actress got diagnosed with Breast Cancer. Her world came upside down, but she did not give in. The actress fought hard against the disease. Apart from treatments like various therapies, she made sure that weight and diet do not come in her way. Even after 11 years she is still spreading the awareness and making a statement for cancer survivors.
5. Namrata Singh Gujral
The Indian origin American actress was diagnosed with breast cancer in the year 2008. Even though she was diagnosed bit early but she fought hard to survive cancer. She presently spread the awareness of cancer throughout the world. She is the president of the Uniglobe Entertainment that spread awareness on cancer.
4. Anurag Basu
The master director of Bollywood movies, Anurag Basu, is actually a cancer survivor. He was diagnosed with Leukemia, kind of Blood Cancer in 2004. He was told to have 2 months of time, but he fought cancer and is still healthy and fine. He is also an active member of cancer awareness program.