Dia Mirza unveils book on cancer survivor
Dia Mirza has been supporting many social causes recently. Most recently, the actress participated in an open forum for breast cancer where she launched a book.books Updated: Dec 17, 2009 12:59 IST
Dia has decided to support Prernaa Verma — a national level basketball player who is affected by cancer.
Prernaa, who has been fighting a battle against cancer for the past 11 years, has penned down her struggle. When she asked the gorgeous actress to launch her book, Dia agreed immediately.
Prernaa told a daily, “My journey through the past 11 years has taught me that being prepared mentally and physically is very critical to deal with cancer. Through my writing, I am sharing the steps and philosophy which helped me fight it, so that others can understand how to go through similar challenges.”