Rakhi Sawant is an Indian actress, model, dancer and politician. She shot to fame with her item number opposite Govinda in Joru Ka Gulam. The actress has appeared in many Hindi and a few Marathi, Kannada, Odia, Tamil and Telugu movies. Over the years, Rakhi has established herself as the Drama Queen and Controversy Queen of the Industry.
Rakhi was born on 25 November 1978 (aged 40; as in 2018) in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India as Neeru Bheda. She was born into a conservative family who never allowed her to go outside to earn money. Despite having strict parents, she went on to work as a caterer in Tina Ambani’s wedding mere at the age of 10. Also at the age of 11, she attended a Dandia event as a result of which she got badly beaten up by her mother. Her mother even chopped off her long hairs.
The world of entertainment always amused her and she wanted to be a part of it. Rakhi turned rebellious when her family stopped her and started approaching many producers. She showcased her dance and talent to many of them but got rejected. After facing a series of rejections, Rakhi chose to go under a cosmetic surgery in order to enhance her looks and appearance.
Sawant also appeared in small roles in films like Masti and Main Hoon Na. After setting her feet in Bollywood, Rakhi went on to take roles in Marathi, Kannada, Odia, Tamil and Telugu movies.
Rakhi has made a party Rashtriy Aadmi Party and want to fight the election of Lok Sabha from Mumbai and she has managed to collect the 15 votes.after some period of time she was resigned from the party. In the same year, she resigned from RAP and joined Maharashtrian leader Ramdas Athawale’s Republican Party of India.
Family, Caste & Boyfriends
Born into a Maharashtrian Family, Rakhi Sawant is the daughter of Anand Sawant, a senior Mumbai Policeman and Jaya Bheda. She was born into a Hindu family but later embraced Christianity.