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Pakistani-American chef Fatima Ali, who appeared on the American TV show Chef, has died after a long battle with cancer.
"We are saying farewell to Fatima Ali today because she has lost her battle with cancer," said Bruce Kalman, her 15th-century rival American reality, confirmed in a statement shared in the social media.
The 29-year-old was diagnosed with Ewing's sarcoma, a rare type of cancer that affects bones and soft tissues shortly after the shooting of the show in 2017. She was subjected to aggressive treatment in the United States and even declared cancer-free. between.
On January 11th, Ali put their last post at Instagram by asking their fans for their prayers when her health worsened.
Soon after Ali died, her family issued a statement in the social media in her honor. "Fatima was at home, surrounded by my loved ones and my favorite cat, Mr. Mio, when we left in the early hours of the morning," she begins. "When someone as bright, young and alive as Fatha passes, the only metaphor that seems to be appropriate is that of a star – a lighthouse in the darkness. Because of all the comforts and beauty that they offer us, the stars are also inconsistent and this morning the great was extinguished.
The statement went on: "Although she is no longer here, her spirit will continue to guide us. We hope you will also listen to her lessons: Live your life as she did – to the full. Continue your passion; disseminate love and joy; Be kind and forgiving and generous. Fati will always be part of us and if you look deep enough, you can find your inner Fati.
The family also thanked everyone for Fati's support. "We want to thank everyone from the bottom of our current broken hearts. We are always grateful for love – from strangers on the street, all of her doctors and nurses who have done everything they can, the chefs and friends of hospitality who are now our extended family and the big wigs that have come to see how they can do dreams in reality. It was a really humble experience, and even when she left us, Fatima showed us how we should live. "
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