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Deepika Chikhalia Wiki, Age, Husband, Family, Career, Biography & More

Deepika Chikhalia Topiwala is a popular Indian actress. She gained wide recognition for her role as Devi Sita in Ramanand Sagar’s television series ‘Ramayan’. She is also known for her work in Luv Kush (1988), Vikram Aur Betaal (1988) and her debut film Sun Meri Laila (1983).

Deepika Actor

Moreover, she has worked with many film and television industries in India such as Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Bengali and Gujarati film industry. Check out more about Deepika Chikhalia from the article.

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Deepika Chikhalia Age

Deepika Chikhalia was born on 26 April 1965 in Bombay (Mumbai), Maharashtra, India. She is 60 years old (as of 2020). Moreover, she belongs to the middle-class Indian family and follows the Hindu religion.

Deepika Chikhalia Wiki

Well,here is all in short about actress Deepika Chikhalia’s age, family, height, Weight, education, relationship, career, movies,and much more. Let us have a look at the table.

Deepika Chikhalia Topiwala Bio-Data
Full NameDeepika Chikhalia Topiwala
Nick NameDeepika Chikhalia
Birth Date29 April 1965 (Thursday)
Age (approx)54 years old (as of 2020)
ProfessionActress, Model
Birth PlaceMumbai, Maharashtra, India
Lives inMumbai
Caste | ReligionHindu
HobbiesTravel, Shopping and Singing
Debut AppearanceBollywood: Sun Meri Laila (1983)
Malayalam: 'Ithile Iniyum Varu' (1986)
Bhojpuri : 'Sajanwa Bairi Bhaile Hamar' (1987)
Kannada : 'Indrajith' (1989)
Bengali : 'Asha O Bhalobasha' (1989)
Telugu : 'Yamapasam' (1989)
Gujarati : 'Jode Rahejo Raj' (1989)
Tamil : 'Periya Idathu Pillai' (1990)
Famous ForHer role as "Sita" in Ramanand Sagar's "Ramayan"
IncomeNot Known
Net WorthNot Known
Physical Appearance
HeightIn feet - 5'2"
In meter-1.58 m
In centimeter - 158 cm
WeightIn Kilograms: 60 Kg
In Pounds: 132 lbs
Body TypeNot Known
Figure MeasurementNot Avilable
Hair Color:Black
Eye Color:Black
Tattoo"DAD" on Left Wrist
Political Interst
Political PartyBharatiya Janata Party (BJP)
Political JourneyMember of Parliament, Lok Sabha
Preceded byPrakash Brahmbhatt
Succeeded bySatyajitsinh Gaekwad
ConstituencyBaroda, Gujarat
Family Background, Education
Father NameRajesh T. Chikhalia
Mother NameNot Known
SiblingsBrother: Himanshu Chikhalia
Sister: Arti Chikhalia
School NameName Not Known (Mumbai)
CollegeBombay University, Mumbai
Educational QualificationGraduate
Boyfriend, Husband, Relationship
Boyfriend NameHemant Topiwala
Marital StatusMarried
HusbandHemant Topiwala (Businessman)
Marriage22 November 1991
Daughters:Nidhi Topiwala (Make-Up Artist)
Juhi Tpoiwala
Favorite Things
Favorite Things to DoIndian Cuisine
Favorite Film ActressMadhuri Dixit, Priyanka Chopra
Favorite DestinationNew York
Facebook:Deepika Chikhalia Topiwala
Instagram:Not Known
Twitter:Not Known


Deepika Chikhalia is one of the most recognized actress from India. She was born in Mumbai, Maharashtra(India) and brought up there with her family. She finished her schooling from there and then she started her higher studies from Bombay University, Mumbai(Now University of Mumbai) and completed graduation in BA.

Deepika is a very ambitious and multi-talented girl since childhood as she is interested in writing, singing, and painting. Deepika debuted in the acting industry in 1983 with the film ‘Sun Meri Laila‘ as the lead actress.

Deepika Chikhalia

Actress Deepika rose to fame with Ramayan in 1987 and after that, she played various roles in different Indian historical television serials and earned name and fame with lots of hard work. Her role as Sita opposite Arun Ghovil became turning point for her career.

Apart from that, Deepika acted Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Bengali and Gujarati language films in her career that made her a versatile actor.

Family Background

Deepika Chikhalia belongs to a middle-class Indian family who follows Hindu religion. Her father’s name is Rajesh T. Chikhalia and her mother’s name is not known. Moreover, she has one brother whose name is Himanshu Chikhalia and one sister named Arti Chikhalia. Apart from that, there is not any information available about her families such as profession and location.

Actress Deepika with Father
Actress Deepika with Father
Actress Deepika with mother
Actress Deepika with mother

Boyfriend, Marriage, Affair or Relationships

On 22 November 1991, Deepika Chikhalia married to Hemant Topiwala, who is a Businessman and owner of Shingar Bindi and Tips & Toes cosmetics.

Marriage Photo

Both the couple Deepika and Hemant have two daughters named Nidhi Topiwala and Juhi Topiwala. Apart from that, there are no much details available about her affairs and relationships.

Actress Deepika Chikhalia family
Actress Deepika Chikhalia family

Height in Feet & Body Stats

Deepika Chikhalia’s height is 5.2 feet or 1.58 in a meter and her weight is around 60 kg. Deepika’s figure measurement is not available. She has black eyes and black hair. Moreover, she has a tattoo (Word ”Dad’ with Lotus flower) on her left wrist.

Deepika Chikhalia Career

Film Career

In 1983, Deepika Chikhalia started her acting career with the Hindi film ‘Sun Meri Laila‘ as a lead actress. Her second movie was ‘Paththar‘ and then she was seen in ‘Cheekh’ (1986), ‘Bhagwaan Dada’ (1986) & ‘Ghar Sanskar’ (1986).

Sun Meri Laila

In 1986, Deepika Chikhalia debuted in Malayalam films with film ‘Ithile Iniyum Varu‘ as Priya. She appeared in Hindi film ‘Raat Ke Andhere Mein’ and Bhojpuri film ‘Sajanwa Bairi Bhaile Hamar'(Bhojpuri Debut) in 1987.

In 1989, Deepika’s Kannada debut movie was ‘Indrajith’, Bengali debut movie was ‘Asha O Bhalobasha’ and Telugu debut movie was ‘Yamapasam’.

From 1990 to 1994, Deepika acted in some other films such as; Ghar Ka Chirag(Hindi), Hosa Jeevana(Kannada), Periya Idathu Pillai(Tamil), Kaala Chakra(Kannada), Brahmarshi Vishwamitra(Telugu), Rupaye Dus Karod(Hindi), Naangal(Tamil), Khudai(Hindi), etc.

She also had acted in some Gujarati language movies such as Jode Rahejo Raj (1989), Laju Lakhan (1992) and Natsamrat (2018). In 2018, Deepika acted in Hindi film ‘Gaalib and then in 2019, she played the role of Pari’s mother Susheela Mishra in the hit Hindi film ‘Bala‘.

Television Career

In 1895, she was a part of television serial Dada Daadi Ki Kahani. Later in 1987, Deepika played the female lead role of Sita in Ramayan, Ramanand Sagar’s hit television series which gave her nationwide fame.


Next, she was cast in other hit TV serials such as Vikram Aur Betaal (1988), The Sword of Tipu Sultaan (1989) & Luv Kush (1989). In 2017, she was seen in the Gujarati TV serial ‘Chutta Chheda‘ on the Colors Gujarati channel.

Political Career

In 1991, Deepika Chikhalia made a career move into politics with an election victory as a Member of Parliament in the Indian Lok Sabha from Baroda consistency as a Bhartiya Janata Party(BJP) candidate for term 1991-1996.


Deepika Chikhalia was nominated and won Smita Patil Memorial Award in 1988, opposite Raj Karan.

Some interesting facts about Deepika Chikhalia

Does Deepika smoke? Not Known

Does Deepika drink alcohol? Not Known

She was born and raised in Mumbai, India. In addition, she was very interested in acting since her childhood.

Actress Deepika is an avid dog lover.

She rose to fame after her role as Sita in Ramanand Sagar’s Ramayana.

After Ramayan, she became very popular and then did several television commercials including Nirma Super Detergent Soap Cake and many more.

Additionally, Deepika appeared in Ayushman Khurana starrer Bollywood film Bala in which she played the role of Susheela in 2019.

She also has a deep interest in painting and she gifted one of her paintings to the Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi in 2018.

Deepika Chikhalia with PM Modi

Moreover, Deepika has a deep faith in Lord Ganesha.

She appeared in many television commercials as well.

Kapil Sharma Show

In 2020, Deepika appeared in the popular television show ‘The Kapil Sharma Show’ along with Ramayan cast Arun Govil and Sunil Laheri.

Moroever, Deepika Chikhalia is only active on Facebook and on her Facebook page, she has 15K followers.

So, that’s all about Deepika Chikhalia.

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