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Rakhi Sawant

Overview

Rakhi Sawant’s original name goes Neeru Bheda. She was born in a Marathi family. Later, she adopted her stepfather’s surname. He is a Mumbai police constable

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She was seen in many Hindi films. Later she got featured in few Kannada, Marathi, Odia, Telugu, and Tamil films. Later, Rakhi was seen as a contestant on the reality television series Bigg Boss 1 (2006) . Furthermore she appeared as a challenger and finalist in Bigg Boss 14 (2020). Sawant has established herself in Bollywood.

Rakhi Sawant launched her own political party, which was headed by Jai Shah. It’s name is the Rashtriya Aam Party. It was for contesting the 2014 Lok Sabha Elections. However, after the election, she joined the Republican Party of India (A).

Rakhi Sawant 'swears on her mom' that her husband is real but admits she  doesn't know where her marriage stands - Hindustan Times

Bio

Original/Real NameRakhi Sawant
NicknameDrama Queen, Neeru Bheda
OccupationDancer, Model, Actress
BirthplaceMumbai, Maharashtra
NationalityIndian
Age44 Years (as of 2022)
Date of Birth25 November 1978
HometownMumbai
Zodiac SignSagittarius

Physical Stats

Hair ColorBlack
Eye ColorBlack
Height5 feet 3 inches
Weight60 Kg
Figure MeasurementsWaist Size – 28 Inches and Hips Size – 36 Inches
Rakhi Sawant Reveals The Reason Behind Her Separation From Husband Ritesh

Family

Her father’s name is Anand Sawant, and her mother is Jaya Bheda. Rakhi Sawant has 2 siblings one brother and one sister. After completing her high schooling at Goklibai High School, Mumbai, she pursued her college degree at Mithibai College.

Father  NameAnand Sawant (Police Constable)
Mother NameJaya Bheda
Brother NameRakesh Sawant (Film Director)
Sister NameUsha Sawant (Actress)
Rakhi with mother

Education

SchoolGoklibai High School, Vile Parle, Mumbai
CollegeMithibai College, Vile Parle, Mumbai

Career

Rakhi Sawant was seen in many Hindi films. Later she got featured in a few Kannada, Marathi, Odia, Telugu, and Tamil films. She was a contestant on the reality television series Bigg Boss 1 (2006). Later she appeared as a challenger and finalist in Bigg Boss 14 (2020). Sawant has established herself in Bollywood.

Rakhilaunched her own political party, which was headed by Jai Shah. Its name is the Rashtriya Aam Party. It was for contesting the 2014 Lok Sabha Elections. However, after the election, she joined the Republican Party of India (A).

With Ruhi Sawant’s name, Rakhi made her entry into the film industry with the 1997 film Agnichakra. She was seen in Bollywood films such as Joru Ka Ghulam, Jis Desh Mein Ganga Rehta Hain, and Yeh Raaste Hain Pyaar Ke. She also got minor roles in dance sequences.

As per reports, Rakhi Sawant had to audition four times before getting her renowned item number Mohabbat hai Mirchi in Chura Liya Hai Tumne (2003). Later, her dance number from Krazzy 4′ Dekhta hai tu kya’ was released. The dance number broke several records, and the audience began grooving to the steps. Rakhi won the title of dance queen in Bollywood. She featured in films like ‘Mai hoon na,’ 6 teens, Saatchaya Aat Gharat, etc.

Political experience

On 26 March 2014, Rakhi Sawant announced her plans to contest the 2014 Lok Sabha elections from Mumbai North-West as an Independent Candidate. On 28 March, she founded the Rashtriya Aam Party (RAP). The party has no symbol assigned by the election commission. The party’s office bearers and fundraisers are local businessmen from Oshiwara.

She received only 15 votes from the Mumbai North-West Constituency and lost her deposit.

Sawant resigned from the Rashtriya Aam Party and joined the RPI (Athavale) party in June 2014 and indicated she was interested in working for the Dalit community. Rakhi serves as the party’s state vice-president and president of the woman wing.

Net Worth

The actress has a net worth of 37 crores. 

Rakhi’s Controversies

In 2005, she made headlines for kissing her co-star Kainaaz Pervezz at the premiere of the film ‘khamoshh.. Khauf ki raat,’ Later in 2006, singer Mika Singh tried to kiss her forcibly at her 35th birthday celebration. She filed a molestation case against him. In 2008, her ex-boyfriend Abhishek Avasthi was slapped in public who verbally abused her. Later, during her reality show called ‘Rakhi ka Insaaf’ a FIR was filed against her and 4 others following the death of a Dalit youth.

Abhishek Avasthi was slapped

Realtionships

Her ex-boyfriend and rumored affairs include Abishek Avasthi, Elesh Parujanwala and Deepak Kalal. She was married to a NRI Ritesh. He was also seen in Bigg Boss 15.

Rakhi with Abhishek Awasthi

Facts

  • Earlier she worked as a server at Anil Ambani and Tina Munim’s wedding.
  • When she lost the dance reality show Nach Baliye, she filed charges against the channel for vote tampering.
  • She owned a show called “Rakhi ka Swayamwar”

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