Monika Sushma Bhadoriya, better known as Monika Bhadoriya, is an Indian television actress who is known for playing the role of ‘Bawri’ in the popular TV sitcom “Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashma.”
Monika Bhadoriya was born on Tuesday, 1 November 1988 (age 31 years; as in 2019) in Patel Nagar, Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh. Her zodiac sign is Scorpio. She was fascinated by the world of entertainment since childhood. While in college, Monika participated in Miss MP beauty contest and came out as the winner of the competition. Subsequently, she stepped into the world of modelling. In 2010, Monika relocated to Mumbai to make a career in the television industry.
Height (approx.): 5′ 6″
Hair Colour: Black
Eye Colour: Black
Family, Caste & Boyfriend
Monika Bhadoriya belongs to a Rajput family.
Not much is known about her parents. She has a sister, Pooja Bhadoriya.
Monika started her career as a model in 2010 by doing several advertisements and print shoots.
She made her acting debut in 2011 by doing a small role in the TV serial “Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai.” Subsequently, she appeared in TV serials like “Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon?” and “Sajda Tere Pyaar Mein.” In 2013, Monika bagged the role of ‘Bawri,’ the love interest of Jethalal’s employee, Bagha, in SAB TV’s serial “Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah.” She gained popularity in the show for her dialogue “Haay! Haay! Galti se mistake ho gayi.” She has also appeared in the Bollywood film “Singham Returns.”
In addition to television and films, Monika actively takes part in the theatre.
- Her hobbies include shopping and swimming.
- Monika is fond of cats and often shares her pictures with cats on her Instagram account.
- In 2019, she became a part of the “I Support Organ Donation’ campaign in Mumbai.
- She draws her inspiration from her father.
- Monika owns an Audi car.
- She is an ardent follower of Lord Ganesha.
- Monika is very particular about her fitness and follows a strict workout regimen.
- Monika revealed in an interview that her dream role was to play the lead role in the TV serial “Nagin.”
- In November 2019, Monika made an exit from the show “Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah” after the makers of the show refused to give her a hike in her fee. She was a part of the show from the past 6 years.