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Kanika Maheshwari is an Indian actress popular on television. She has throttled everyone with her negative and grey shaded character roles in a variety of popular shows such as Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii, Raja Ki Aayegi Barat, Geet Hui Sabse Parayi and many more. She first came into limelight with Kabhi Aaye Na Judai on Star Plus. Currently, she is seen as Meenakshi in Star Plus' popular serial Diya Aur Baati Hum.


Kanika Maheshwari was born on 24 April 1981. She has started her career with the series Kabhi Aaye Na Judai which aired on star plus. The actress has worked with great television actors like Rohit Roy, Kiran Kumar and Amarr Upadhay in Ravi Chopra's Viraasat. Kanika came into limelight for her fabulous role of Sasha in Geet Hui Sabse Parayi followed by a meaty role of Meenakshi in the top rated daily soap Diya Aur Baati Hum on Star Plus. She has won the award of Best Actress in a Negative Role for the same.

Kanika Maheshwari Profile

Personal Profile

Name : Kanika Maheshwari
Birthday : 24 April 1981
Birth Place : Aligarh
Age : 35 years
Height : 5 feet(approx)
Occupation : Actor
Hometown : Delhi
Spouse : Ankur Ghai
Son : Riyansh Ghai
Debut Serial : Kabhi Aaye Na Judai
Religion : Hindu

Latest News

Kanika Maheshwari is all set to enter The Kapil Sharma Show. She will be playing the role of a Bhabhi on the show.

Meenakshi in Diya Aur Baati

Kanika is playing the role of Meenakshi in the serial Diya Aur Baati Hum which stars Deepika Singh and Anas Rashid in the lead roles.


Kanika Maheshwari aka Meenakshi tied the knot with her college pal Ankur Ghai. They have participated in Nach Baliye 6. Ankur is a businessman and is into construction business. The couple met during their college days and after years of friendship they started to date each other. After dating for more than six months, the lovey-doveys finally decided to get engaged. They got married on the 18th of January 2012 at Kanika's farm house in Delhi including only near and dear one's. Kanika has delivered a baby boy named Riyansh Ghai on April 4, 2015 in Mumbai.

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