Shikha Swaroop, former actress and winner of Miss India was ruling the small screen in the 90s with her amazing acting skills. Yes, in that period, TV buffs had just one name on their minds and that is ‘Rajkumari Chandrakanta’. Well, she essayed the role of Rajkumari in the famous TV series Chandrakanta which used to be aired on Doordarshan. She was born in a Kayastha family. While still in college, she tied Miss India 1988 with Shabnam Patel and continued to wear this crown until 1991 when she relinquished it to Preeti Mankotia.
Apart from modeling and being the brand ambassador for many products she was a fashion model for over 400 shows in India and abroad. She also played badminton on a national level. Her career catapulted, but she suffered major setbacks when she became seriously ill.
She appeared in several 1990s Bollywood movies, and on television in Chandrakanta which was a huge hit. In the Eighties and early Nineties Shikha was considered one of the most desirable woman in India.She appeared as a lead in 11 movies, some of which were multi starrers- Anil Sharma’s Tahalka, Policewala Gunda, Pranlal Mehta’s Police Public, Gulshan Kumar’s Naag Mani, Kayda Kanoon, Pyar Hua Chori Chori, Cheetah, Thanedarni and Awaaz De Kahan Hai. Her other popular TV shows are Himesh Reshammiya’s Andaaz, Amarprem, Anupama, Sunil Agnihotri’s Yug and Siddhant Vision’s Kahan Se Kahan tak. She made a comeback with TV serial Kahani Chandrakanta Ki. She also played the role of Kaikeyi in the Zee TV show Ramayan.
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