"I salute you for embracing come what may."
Malayalam actor Mamta Mohandas revealed that she has been diagnosed with vitiligo.
On January 15, 2023, she took to her Instagram handle and shared a picture of herself and penned a note about her journey and her health update.
Mamta Mohandas successfully battled Hodgkin’s Lymphoma recently.
Mamta poetically on her social media wrote: “Dear (Sun emoji), I embrace you now like I have never before. So Spotted, I’m losing color.
“I rise even before you every morning, to see you glimmer your first ray through the haze.
“Give me all you’ve got. for I will be indebted, here on out and forever by your grace.”
As soon as she shared it on social media, Mamta has been receiving a lot of love from fans and friends from the industry.
Actor Reba Monica John wrote: “You’re a fighter and you’re beautiful.”
Another user wrote: “I salute you for embracing come what may. You take it in your stride with immense willpower and class.”
She is the second actor after Samantha Ruth Prabhu to reveal she has an autoimmune disease.
In November, Samantha revealed that she had been diagnosed with myositis and was undergoing treatment.
The Meow actor recently posted that life was throwing curveballs at her but she was going to come out as a winner.
She wrote: “Time n time again, You throw huge curveballs at me. sometimes, the largest ones you can find, each one a little heavier than the previous one.
“You see, The muscles of my willpower might not be as strong as it once used to be. but the power of hope is greater.
“The imprints in my memory of peaks I have conquered in the past is greater.”
Mamta Mohandas is a well-known actor in the South film industry and has acted in more than 55 films and won several accolades.
She made her debut in the 2005 Malayalam film Mayookham, directed by Hariharan.
In 2007, the actor acted with Mammootty in the film Big B, and eventually stepped into the Telugu film industry, when she appeared in a supporting role in the film Yamadonga.
She is known for films like Victory, King, Passenger, Kadha Thudarunnu, Musafir, Kedi, Race and more.
Mamta Mohandas was last seen in Jana Gana Mana, which was released in 2022.
She played a pivotal role in the film which had Prithviraj Sukumaran in the lead role.