Anupam Kher took to Twitter yesterday (March 31) to reveal that his wife, Kirron Kher, has been diagnosed with cancer. He wrote a heartfelt message, and revealed to his followers that his wife is undergoing treatment for cancer currently. Kher added that he is sure that his wife will come out stronger than before. The Dostana actress has been diagnosed with multiple myeloma, a type of blood cancer. Kher’s son Sikander Kher also shared the statement on his social media handle.

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“Just so that rumours don’t get the better of a situation Sikandar and I would like to inform everyone that Kirron has been diagnosed with multiple myeloma, a type of blood cancer. She is currently undergoing treatment and we are sure she will come out of this stronger than before. We are very blessed that she is being looked after by a phenomenal set of doctors. She has always been a fighter and takes things head-on,” read the statement issued by Kher.

He further added, “She is all heart and that’s why she has so many people that love her. So keep sending your love to her in your prayers and in your heart. “She is well on her way to recovery and we thank everyone for their support and love. — Anupam and Sikandar.”

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Day after he broke the news about Kirron Kher’s health, Kher also shared an inspirational post on Instagram. The actor posted a video that showed him travelling and recording the rising sun in the backdrop. “We can only appreciate the miracle of a sunrise if have waited in the darkness,” he captioned the video adding a smiling emoticon in the caption. He even shared a beautiful poem in Hindi on Twitter, only indicating that he is trying his best to be positive.

Bollywood also poured in wishes for Kher’s speedy recovery. Priyanka Chopra, Neetu Kapoor, Suniel Shetty, Juhi Chawla, Parineeti Chopra were amongst the first few stars to comment on Kher’s post.