Sonali Bendre took it to her Instagram to share her concern on National cancer Awareness Day

On the occasion of National Cancer Awareness Day, Sonali Bendre who was diagnosed with high-grade cancer, urged people to step out and go for a health check-up. In a post on her Instagram handle, Sonali shared her throwback picture which seems from the days of her treatment and asked people to ‘pledge to protect their family/friend by scheduling a health checkup.’

“#YouCanToday. This #NationalCancerAwarenessDay, make sure you pledge to protect yourself and your family/friend by scheduling a health checkup. Be aware and do the tests, especially if cancer runs in your family… because trust me, early detection saves lives!” Adding, ” You can make a difference. Commit to getting a test done today. Get someone you care about to do the same.”