After Sonali, cancer strikes this actress

New Delhi, Nov 18, News24 Bureau: After Bollywood actress Sonali Bendre, veteran actress Nafisa Ali has been diagnosed with third stage cancer. This information was given by Nafisa Ali herself on her Instagram. Actress Nafisa Ali has shared a photo on Instagram where she is standing with Sonia Gandhi. On Instagram, Nafisa wrote- "Just met my precious friend who wished me luck & to get well from my just diagnosed stage 3 cancer."

Let's tell you that Nafisa Ali has been a popular model. Famous model Nafisa has worked in films like 'Major Sahab', 'Life in a Metro', 'Saheb Biwi and Gangster 3' and 'Yamla Pagla Deewana'. 

Nafisa married Col. RS Sodhi, a famous polo player honoured with the Arjuna Award. They have two daughters and one son.

Nafisa Ali was born on January 18, 1957, in Kolkata, West Bengal. Nafisa's father, Ahmed Ali, is a Bengali Muslim, while his mother is a Roman Catholic. Nafisa's grandfather, S. Wajid Ali, is one of the well-known writers of Bengali. 

Nafisa's husband is the famous Polo player and Arjuna Award winner, Retired Colonel RS. After marriage, Nafisa took a break from work to focus on the upbringing of the children.

 Nafisa is the mother of two daughters and one son. After 18 years, she again made her return to the acting career.