Age: 54 Years
Husband: Hemant Topiwala
Marriage Date: 22 November 1991
|Birth Name||Dipti Chikhalia|
|Other Name||Dipika Chikhalia Topiwala|
|Profession(s)||Actor and Politician|
|Famous Role||"Sita" in Ramanand Sagar's "Ramayan"|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 158 cm
in meters- 1.58 m
in feet & inches- 5’ 2”
|Debut||TV: Rishte-Naate (1980)
Bollywood Film: Sun Meri Laila (1983)
Malayalam Film: Ithile Iniyum Varu (1986)
Bhojpuri Film: Sajanwa Bairi Bhaile Hamar (1987)
Kannada Film: Indrajith (1989)
Bengali Film: Asha O Bhalobasha (1989)
Telugu Film: Yamapasam (1989)
Gujarati Film: Jode Rahejo Raj (1989)
Tamil Film: Periya Idathu Pillai (1990)
|Political Party||Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)
|Political Journey||1991, Member of Parliament from Vadodara constituency|
|Date of Birth||29 April 1965 (Thursday)|
|Age (as in 2020)||55 Years|
|Birthplace||Bombay (Maharashtra), India|
|College/University||Bombay University (Now University of Mumbai)|
|Address||46, Presidency Society, Kashivishwanath, N.S. Road No. 7, Juhu Scheme, Mumbai-400049.|
|Hobbies||Reading, Writing, Singing, Painting|
|Tattoo||A tattoo on her left wrist - "Dad" and "Lotus flower"
|Relationships & More|
|Marriage Date||22 November 1991
|Husband/Spouse||Hemant Topiwala (Businessman)
Daughter(s)- Nidhi Topiwala (Make Up Artist) and Juhi Topiwala
|Parents||Father- Rajesh T. Chikhalia
Mother- Name Not Known
|Siblings||Brother- Himanshu Chikhlia
Sister- Arti Chikhlia
|Politician||Atal Bihari Vajpayee, Sushma Swaraj|
|Travel Destination(s)||Canada, Maldives, Mauritius, Nepal, U.K. and U.S.A.|
Some Lesser Known Facts About Deepika Chikhalia
- Deepika Chikhalia was born and brought up in Bombay (Maharashtra).
- She is best known for her role as Sita in Ramanand Sagar‘s Ramayan on Doordarshan.
- In 1988, she also appeared in Ramayan’s series, Luv Kush, which was also produced by Ramanand Sagar.
- After Ramayan, she became very popular among the television ad makers and did many TV commercials. Her TV commercial of Nirma Super Detergent Soap Cake was very popular on Doordarshan.
- She loves painting and in 2018, she gifted a painting made by her to the Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi.
- In 2019, she appeared in the Bollywood film, Bala in which she played the role of Yami Gautam‘s mother, Susheela.
- Here’s an interesting video about Deepika Chikhalia’s biography: