Death Date: 23/05/2023
Death Cause: Car Accident
Age: 32 Years
|Profession(s)||Actor, Theatre Artist, Singer|
|Famous Role||Jasmine Mavani in the the Hindi sitcom 'Sarabhai vs Sarabhai' (2004)
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 173 cm
in meters- 1.73 m
in feet & inches- 5’ 8”
|Debut||TV: Left Right Left (2006) as Neelu Sahni; aired on SAB TV
Film: CityLights (2014) as Maahi
|Date of Birth||28 July 1990 (Saturday)|
|Date of Death||23 May 2023|
|Place of Death||Banjar, Kullu, Himachal Pradesh|
|Age (at the time of death)||32 Years|
|Death Cause||Car Accident The Telegraph|
|Religion||Hinduism Instagram - Vaibhavi Upadhyaya|
|Tattoo(s)||• Stars on her right leg
• Ganpati tattoo with Ganapataye Namah on her back below neck
|Relationships & More|
|Marital Status (at the time of death)||Engaged|
|Fiancé||Jay Suresh Gandi
|Parents||Names Not Known
|Siblings||Brother- Ankit Upadhyaya (entrepreneur, dancer)
Sister- Jinal Thaker
Some Lesser Known Facts About Vaibhavi Upadhyaya
- Vaibhavi Upadhyaya was an Indian actor, theatre artist, and singer, who mainly appeared in Hindi TV serials and films. On 23 May 2023, she passed away in a car accident in Himachal Pradesh.
- She appeared in various Hindi TV serials like ‘Sarabhai vs Sarabhai’ (2004; Star One), ‘Ishq Kills’ (2014; Star Plus), and ‘Kya Qusoor Hai Amala Ka?’ (2017; Star Plus).
- She was seen in different episodes of Hindi TV serials such as ‘Savdhaan India: Crime Alert’ (2012), ‘Adaalat’ (2014), and ‘C.I.D.’ (2013).
- In 2014, she hosted a Hindi TV show ‘Sanrachna,’ aired on the Epic channel.
- In 2015, she started her self-titled YouTube channel where she shared her singing videos. She had around 4.28k subscribers on her channel. Some of the cover songs uploaded on her YouTube channel include ‘A Thousand Years,’ ‘Zara Zara,’ ‘True Love,’ and ‘Kabhi Jo Badal Barse.’
- Vaibhavi appeared in a couple of Hindi web series like ‘Zero KMS’ in 2018 and ‘Please Find Attached Season 3’ in 2020.
- She also featured in TV commercials for various brands such as Everest Shahi Paneer Masala, All About You, and Weikfield.
- In 2019, she was featured in a YouTube video ‘Delivery Girl’ by Blush.
- She acted in a few Hindi films like ‘Chhapaak’ in 2020 and ‘Timir’ in 2023.
- Additionally, in 2021, she was roped in a Gujarati film called ‘Locha Lapsi.’
- During her free time, she enjoyed travelling, reading books, and painting.
- She used to take part in Garba competitions during the Navratri festival.
- Vaibhavi was fond of dogs and often shared pictures with them on her Instagram account.
- She used to smoke hukkas and consumed alcohol on various occasions.
- On 23 May 2023, Vaibhavi passed away in a car accident while on vacation in Banjar, Kullu, Himachal Pradesh. She was travelling with her fiancé Jay in a Fortuner car when he lost control of the car near Sidhwa, Banjar, and fell about 50 feet into a valley. The local people immediately informed the police about the accident. Vaibhavi and Jay were rushed to a nearby hospital in Banjar, where she was pronounced dead. Jay survived but sustained major injuries. Vaibhavi’s brother arrived in Himachal Pradesh to bring her body back. On 24 May 2023, her funeral was held in Mumbai. The news of her death was shared by actor Satish Shah through his Twitter account. The Telegraph He tweeted,
Vaibhavi Upadhyay, aka Jasmin in our serial Sarabhai vs Sarabhai a fine actor and a colleague left for heavenly abode yday.The whole SvS team is in a shock. ओम शान्ति.”