Recently Deepika Singh aka Sandhya was in the news for all the wrong reasons. She had slapped her co-star Anas Rashid aka Sooraj on the sets of Diya Aur Baati Hum. It appeared as if Anas had touched her inappropriately while doing a particular scene. However, later the matter was resolved as she realized that it was just a mistake and misunderstanding.
As the two try to resolve their differences, here we share some interesting facts about Deepika Singh, the favorite bahu, beti and patni of Diya Aur Baati Hum.
Deepika during Her Struggling Days Sometimes Slept Hungry
It was not so easy for Deepika Singh to enter the glamor world of TV. In fact, the girl has her own story of struggle. You might be surprised to know the fact that this huge TV star at times didn’t eat anything to save money. Sometimes, she would sip only cold milk and sleep to preserve the little money she had.
She Has Done Her MBA, but She Always Wanted To Be an Actress
Born in a Rajput family on July 26, 1989 in Delhi, Deepika did her schooling and college from Delhi itself. Back in school, she was very studious and assured that she got good grades all the time. She later did her MBA in Marketing from Punjab Technical University, Jalandhar. After which she joined her family business of garments. However, she wasn’t content because she wanted to be an actress always!
She Acted in College Theatre
Deepika is as free spirited as you can see her on small screen. In addition, she is independent and very confident! Perhaps that is why, she struggled all throughout to get a break in TV industry. She also did theater. No, wonder, she is a fabulous actor and has been ruling the TV industry ever since she made her entry.
Her Debut TV Serial is Diya Aur Baati Hum
No, she didn’t do any modeling, ad or acting in any other TV serial before making her TV debut. Her first serial is Diya Aur Baati Hum which started in 2011. No wonder, the show gave her all – name, fame and recognition! She had auditioned for this role in Delhi. The traits of Sandhya has lot of similarities with the real Deepika. In future, the actor wishes to act with TV favorites Barun Sobti and Ram Kapoor.
She Married the Director of Diya Aur Baati Hum
In May 2014, Deepika married her boyfriend Rohit Raj Goyal in Mumbai. Rohit is also the director of Diya Aur Baati Hum. The two met on the sets, got along and this is how their love story started. The marriage took place at Mira Road – the same place where she resides now. The marriage was attended by all the cast and crew of Diya Aur Baati Hum.
Deepika Loves Delhi and Is a Pure Delhite
Though Deepika stays and works in Mumbai, she misses Delhi, her hometown a lot. A pukka foodie, she loves north Indian food especially “Cholle Bhature” though she also loves eating Dal and Rice on a regular basis. Deepika is also passionate about traveling. Her favorite destination is United Kingdom.
TV’s Favorite Bahu, Beti and Patni, Deepika Has Lot of Awards to her Credit
The moment she entered the Star Parivar, she bagged the role of Naya Sadasya and as time went by, she won many awards including Favorite Bahu and Favorite Couple with her onscreen husband Anas Rashid. She is also a recipient of Zee Gold Award (Best Gold Debut), Indian Telly Awards (Popular Actress).
A talented actor, we wish Deepika Singh all the best for all her future endeavors!