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Emotional message The Wanted's Siva Kaneswaran vows to help Tom Parker through cancer diagnosis

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Siva Kaneswaran

Siva Kaneswaran

Siva Kaneswaran

Siva Kaneswaran has sent an emotional message of support to his bandmate Tom Parker who has been diagnosed with a terminal brain tumour. 

The Wanted popstar revealed yesterday that he has begun radiotherapy and chemotherapy for the inoperable growth, in the hope of prolonging his life.

Parker and his pregnant wife, Kelsey Hardwick, who have a 15-month-old daughter together, said they decided to go public on his tragic illness as they wanted to raise awareness of this shocking condition.

Tom's Irish bandmate Siva (31) took to Instagram to send some emotional words of support.

“Tom and Kelsey, we are with you all the way,” he wrote.

“I know one thing. This rockstar has always given 150 pc with everything he does and that’s how I know we are gonna get through this. Sending you love and positivity friends.”

The lead singer with the hit boy band singer stunned the music world yesterday when he made the announcement on his on Instagram page.

"There's no easy way to say this but I've sadly been diagnosed with a brain tumour and I'm already undergoing treatment,” he wrote.

"We are all absolutely devastated but we are gonna fight this all the way.

"We don't want your sadness. We just want love and positivity and together we will raise awareness of this terrible disease and look for all available treatment options.

"It's gonna be a tough battle but with everyone's love and support we are going to beat this," he said.

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