Sukirti Kandpal WikiSukirti Kandpal is an Indian Television actress, who is mainly recognized for her popular roles of 'Dr.Riddhima Gupta' and 'Piya Dobriyal' in Pyaar Kii Ye Ek Kahaani. She was last seen playing the lead role of Simran in 'Kaisa Ye Ishq Hai..ajab sa risk hai' telecasted on Life Ok. She was last seen in the reality show Bigg Boss 8. Currently, she is seen in the new series 'Dilli Wali Thakur Girls on &TV.
BiographySukirti Kandpal was born and brought up in Nainital, Uttaranchal. She is cute and happy-go-lucky girl both in her real and real life as well. Earlier, she wanted to opt for Law as her career since her father is also a public prosecutor. Before joining television industry she has worked at an International BPO.
Personal ProfileBirth Name : Sukirti Khandpal
Nickname : Sukku, Suku
Place of Birth : Nanital, Uttarakhand, India
Date of Birth : 20 November 1987
Age : 27 years
Height : 5'4"
Nationality : Indian
Religion : Hindu
Zodiac sign : Scorpio
FamilyFather name : B D Khandpal
Brother name : Manjul Kandpal
Sister name : Bhavna Kandpal
In Dilli Wali Thakur GirlsDilli Wali Thakur Girls is an Indian daily series based on novel, Those Pricey Thakur Girls. Sukirti Kandpal and Aamir Ali are seen playing the lead roles as Debjani and Dylan in the show. She said, "I was initially skeptical about taking up the show, but I am extremely delighted with the way the production house has conceptualized, executed and marketed the show. The show is well received."
CareerSukirti came to Mumbai when she was only 14 to study in a good school but has started modelling. She was first spotted at a coffee shop by the creative director of Cinevista who asked her to meet him later for an audition. She appeared to auditions for Jersey No 10 and was selected for the role of a tennis player called 'Sakshi'. She was then seen in Star One serial Ssshhhh...Phir Koi Hai followed by the famous role of Dr. Riddhima Gupta in Dill Mill Gaye opposite Karan Singh Grover for which she came into limelight.
Sukirti Khandpal later got fame through Pyaar Kii Ye Ek Kahaani and then was offered a role in Rab Se Sona Isshq on Zee TV. She did a character of an antagonist in Agle Janam Mohe Bitiya Hi Kijo and debuted in Bollywood with the movie Love Sex Aur Dhoka. She also represented India at the Miss India World Wide, 2011 pageant in Dubai. She won the title of Bollywood Diva and was also one of the top 10 contestants.
Boyfriend/DatingAccording to the sources, Sukirti Khandpal is in a relationship with Rishabh Jain, who is not from the entertainment industry. She immediately accepted his proposal and since then they are a lovable couple. They have been seeing each other from their college days.
In Bigg Boss 8Bigg Boss 8 was a controversial reality show which aired on Colors channel. Sukirti Khandpal was seen as one of the contestant of the show but got eliminated very soon.
Kaisa ye Ishq hai...Ajab sa Risk haiKaisa ye Ishq hai was the love story of a Singaporean modern girl Simran which was enacted by Sukirti Kandpal and a typical Haryanvi boy Rajveer (Gaurav S Bajaj). Simran's escapade to settle in and win over the patriarchal Haryanvi family with beliefs and values differing from her. Sukirti loves being in the 2nd Season too, since she was shown in love with a village guy and because of that she gets to explore a lot and experience different places, new things which she never thought could exist.
Latest NewsSukirti Kandpal shares her experience shooting for Dilli Wali Thakur Girls in Delhi. She said, "I have heard so many negative things about Delhi but I find this city very green and tidy. Delhi is very spacious and I find it beautiful. In fact, when we came to Delhi earlier for a period of 10-15 days, I took an opportunity to tour the city. I took a ride on the horse cart, visited India Gate amongst many other things and I realized that people here are very good, helpful and are full of life. I am in love with the food here. If it was not for my work, I would definitely settle down in Delhi."
InterviewWhat made you opt for Dilli Wali Thakur Girls?
The main reason for taking up this show is it is based on the wonderful book Those Pricey Thakur Girls. It has been penned down nicely and also I trust the production house. The cast of the show is amazing and the role of Debjani is also really good.
Tell us something about your character Debjani?
Debjani is a girl-next-door. She has dream of achieving what she wants, she is a very soft hearted girl, and full of life and bubbly.
How Big Boss has changed your life?
I have earned lots of money. I think it worked very well for me because it was financially a good decision. I got quite a lot of recognition and after that I was offered many shows.