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Avinash Sachdev is an Indian television actor best known for his role of Dev in Chotti Bahu. In 2008, he got his first television role in the serial Karam Apna Apna which is followed by Khwaish and Kis Desh Mein Hai Meraa Dil. Later, he was selected to play the male lead in the daily soap Choti Bahu, which made him a popular star of television industry. He was last seen as Shlok in Iss Pyar Ko Kya Naam Doon...Ek Baar Phir on STAR plus.


Avinash Sachdev was born on 22 August 1986 in Mumbai into a Hindu family. Being the only child in the family, his parents always wanted him to opt for a career in Police but destiny has gifted different for him. In 2004, Sachdev moved to Mumbai to pursue his modelling career after winning titles like Mr Baroda, Mr University and Mr Gujarat. When he was preparing for the Indian Administrative Service exams, he began modeling and competed successfully in beauty contests for men. That was the time when his interest got built up in this field.

Avinash Sachdev

Personal Profile details

Name : Avinash Sachdev
Date of birth : 22 August 1986
Age : 28 years
Height : 6'2"/1.91 m
Birth place : Mumbai, India
Religion : Hindu
Residence : Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Nationality : Indian
Occupation : Actor, Businessman and Model
Spouse(s) : Shalmalee Desai
Years active : 2006-present

In Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon-EK Baar Phir

Avinash Sachdeva played the role of Shlok Niranjan Agnihotri opposite Shrenu Parikh in Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon-EK Baar Phir. He received several applauses for his acting skills. Shlok was arrogant, brooding, seething with anger, riddled with issues (mainly of the female kind), and clearly refusing to nurse a broken heart.


Avinash's first notable acting role was in a TVS Scooty commercial with film actress Preity Zinta. He has done many other ad films like Cadbury Dairy Milk, GRT Jewellers and eBay. Then followed a series of successful daily soaps. He always wanted to become a director. In fact, he has started his career as an assistant director. But as it is always said, to be a successful director, one has to know the minute details of acting and vice-versa. He got into acting and felt that he should pick it up to know more about the skill and industry.


Avinash Sachdev and Shalmalee Desai
Avinash Sachdev and Shalmalee Desai have met on the sets of Iss Pyaar Ko...Ek Baar Phir, have fallen in love. The duo tied knot on 12 June 2015 in a private cermony. The Sangeet event was happened on 11 june, one day before the wedding. The marriage took place at Silvasa, Gujarat. Their reception was held on June 14th at hotel Mayfair Banquets.

Dev Purohit in Choti Bahu

Chotti Bahu is an Indian television soap opera that aired on Zee TV. The show had two seasons titled Chotti Bahu - Sindoor Bin Suhagan and Chhoti Bahu - Sawar Ke Rang Rachi. Avinash Sachdev played as a Male Protagonist named as Dev Purohit.

Television Serial

2006 Karam Apnaa Apnaa
2007 Khwaish
2008 Kis Desh Mein Hai Meraa Dil
2008-2010 Chotti Bahu - Sindoor Bin Suhagan (season 1)
2010 Baat Hamari Pakki Hai
2010 Preet Se Bandhi Ye Dori Ram Milaayi Jodi
2011-2012 Chhoti Bahu - Sawar Ke Rang Rachi (season 2)
2012 Teri Meri Love Stories
2013-Present Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon?...Ek Baar Phir

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2009 New Talent Awards

2009 Indian Telly Awards

2009 Zee Rishtey Awards

2011 Zee Rishtey Awards

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Shalmalee Desai

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