Nafisa Ali, battling cancer enjoys New Year with family in Goa


Veteran actress Nafisa Ali, who announced in November last year that she has been diagnosed with stage 3 cancer flew off to Goa with daughters Pia and Armana, son Ajit and her grandchildren to ring in New Year.

Two days prior to the New Year's eve, Nafisa sent across New Year wishes to her fans and followers on Instagram and shared a family picture from her Goa vacation: "'Love Bunch'.... as the 2018 sunsets ... wishing you all a beautiful New Year."

The whole family was clicked by the beach-side. She also shared picture of the family lunch in Goa.

Nafisa Ali shared the sad news of her being diagnosed with cancer on her Instagram account while sharing a picture with Sonia Gandhi, who went to seen her.

"Just met my precious friend who wished me luck and to get well from my just diagnosed stage 3 cancer," she wrote on Instagram. 

Her post is followed by a picture with her family - daughters Pia and Armana, son Ajit and husband retired Colonel R S Sodhi, and said: "My Family and strength."

On an emotional note, Nafisa Ali said that she is looking forward to getting better for more years of togetherness with her children. She shared the note on her daughter Pia's birthday. Nafisa Ali wrote: "Happy birthday my darling Pia and my children are my reason to get better through my cancer struggle and overcome. It's just going to take its own course with peritoneal and ovarian cancer."