Manisha Koirala undergoes surgery

Last Updated: Tue, Dec 11, 2012 13:11 hrs

Bollywood actress Manisha Koirala has underwent a successful surgery in New York, media reports said on Tuesday.

She underwent a surgery on Monday.

The actress, who charmed her fans with her performance in several Bollywood films like ´Bombay´, was diagnosed with ovarian cancer recently.

Posting her picture before the surgery, Koirala tweeted: "Am n Chetna di,a day before surgery."

In November, the actress was admitted in Mumbai´s Jaslok Hospital after she reportedly fell unconscious.

The exact cause of her illness was not clarified.

She later flew to the US for treatment.

In a Facebook message, Koirala earlier said: "Dear friends I m writing this as a no sadness,I hv told my closest friends n fam too..this is part of life..I m fine n will be fine no matter th out come..I m in gratitude with all the gifts I hv received from this your love n prayers..lets celebrate life in all forms..thank you again for ur m."

She acted in several Hindi films in her career including ´1942: A Love Story´, ´Agni Sakshi´, ´Bombay´ and ´Gupt´.

She recently made a comeback in Bollywood with ´Bhoot Returns´.

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