Published On : Mon, Apr 14th, 2014

Manisha Koirala wants to adopt baby girl but only after she overcomes fear of cancer


Manisha Koirala is gradually mingling with Bollywood once again post her trial with the cancer. However, she has recovered from the disease, she still fears the disease may recur. Beneath the fear is one hidden wish of

Actress Manisha Koirala, who has successfully fought cancer, has expressed her desire to adopt a baby girl but only when she overcomes the fear recurrence of the disease.

The 44-year-old actress, who is best known for her roles in acclaimed films like Bombay, ‘1942- A Love Story’ and ‘Dil Se’, was diagnosed with ovarian cancer in 2012.

“May be someday I will be free of fear of relapse and adopt a baby girl… till then having a family of my own is a distant dream!! Hope and more,” Koirala posted on Twitter.

The actress, who hails from Nepal made her debut in Bollywood with 1991 film ‘Saudagar’ and went on to work with directors like Mani Ratnam, Ram Gopal Varma, Vidhu Vinod Chopra and Raj Kumar Santoshi.