Sonali Bendre returned to Mumbai yesterday after undergoing treatment for cancer in New York City for the last five months. Sonali had shared on her social media account that she is coming back for a happy interval but the battle with cancer is not over yet. The actor received a warm welcome at the airport yesterday. She returned with husband Goldie Behl. Today, Sonali shared a photo of herself with her pet dog, Icy. She captioned it, “Reunited #LittleMissIcy”.
In New York, Sonali had shared photos of her hanging out with Priyanka Chopra’s pooch, Diana Chopra. She had captioned it, “Dogs are the best, really. This is the first dog I’m playing with after leaving my #LittleMissIcy back home in Mumbai..lots of emotions, a bittersweet combination of love and nostalgia.” She had added, “Her snuggles are the best (even though she is literally less than a quarter the size of Icy.” Sonali Bendre looks happy and radiant in the photo as she is reunited with Icy.
Sonali was visited by her friends Sussanne Khan and Gayatri Oberoi at her residence today. They even traveled to New York City to meet her when she was undergoing treatment.
Sonali was diagnosed with high-grade cancer in July this year. She had shared on Instagram that a niggling pain had led to this unexpected diagnosis. She has been sharing positive and uplifting posts on social media as she continued with her treatment over the last five months.