Manisha Koirala emerged as a survivor after battling cancer in 2012 and since then the actress has been inspiring people with her grit. Grateful for a second chance with life, Manisha shared two very contrasting picture on social media. From undergoing treatment in a hospital to enjoying amidst snow-capped mountains – the actress expressed her gratitude for having successfully battled the illness.

On the occasion of World Cancer Day this year, Manisha had opened up about cancer and told ETimes, “Like every person who’s just been informed of their illness, I was also not in a state of mind to accept it. My family was shaken up. As a celebrity, there’s often a dilemma about whether or not to share the news of your illness with the public. It’s an individual choice, but I wanted to share it and that helped build a wider support system.”

Earlier Manisha had extended a warm welcome to Sonali Bendre who returned to the city after her own battle with illness.