Why Sushmita Sen Calls February 27 Her ‘‘Second Birth Date’’?

29th June, 2024

Bollywood actress and former Miss Universe, Sushmita Sen, recently captivated her fans by adding a poignant message to her Instagram bio: “Second Date of Birth: 27/02/2023.”

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This date marks a significant moment in her life, symbolizing her survival from a severe heart attack she experienced in February last year while filming the first episode of season three of her web series, Arya.

On March 2, 2023, Sushmita Sen shared a touching post on Instagram, featuring a photo with her father. She wrote, “Keep your heart happy & courageous, and it’ll stand by you when you need it the most Shona” (Wise words by my father @sensubir). I suffered a heart attack a couple of days back. Angioplasty done. Stent in place and most importantly, my cardiologist reconfirmed ‘I do have a big heart.’” In her heartfelt message, she expressed immense gratitude for the swift medical assistance and the unwavering support she received, promising to thank everyone in detail in a later post. “Lots of people to thank for their timely aid & constructive action. Will do so in another post! This post is just to keep you (my well-wishers & loved ones) informed of the good news. That all is well & I am ready for some life again!!! I love you guys beyond.”

Sen’s update is a powerful testament to her resilience and the importance of courage in the face of adversity. Her candidness about her health journey has deeply moved her fans, inspiring many with her strength and positivity.