Sukirti Kandpal Wiki

Sukirti 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. The talented television actress is currently seen participating in a huge reality show Bigg Boss 8.


Sukirti 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.

In Bigg Boss 8

Bigg Boss 8 is a controversial reality show which is airing on Colors channel. Sukirti Khandpal is one of the names who added to the final list of contestants. Now she has been locked up inside the Bigg Boss house this season.

Sukirti said, "Suddenly I got a thought to do Bigg Boss and so I am doing it. I asked my parents and friends that shall I do this show and they said Yes. So I am going inside the Bigg boss house and I am very excited about it. I know it's a very challenging show but will try my best to win this challenge".

Sukirti Kandpal received the maximum votes and entered the danger zone in the very first week along with three other contestants like, Natasa Stankovic, Sonali Raut and Gautam Gulati. The Secret Society nominated Sonali Raut and Gautam Gulati, owing to their attitude towards their co-inmates and the tasks given to them.

Personal Profile

Birth 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

Sukirti Kandpal profile


Father name : B D Khandpal
Brother name : Manjul Kandpal
Sister name : Bhavna Kandpal


Sukirti 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.


Sukirti Khandpal is in 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 since their college days.

Kaisa ye Ishq hai...Ajab sa Risk hai

Kaisa 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.

Sukirti and Vivian Desna

Sukirti Kandpal had played the lead role of Piya in "Pyaar Kii Ye Ek Kahaani" opposite Vivian Desna, who played the role of Abhay. "Pkyek" was a love story of a non-human and mortal. Abhay Raichand, who is a cold blooded vampire turning into a soft hearted lover of an orphan girl Piya who resembles his soul mate Maithili.

Telly Buzz

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Bigg Boss 8 contestants

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Eliminated Contestant

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