Pavitra Punia(Actor/Model) Biography, Family and More

Ankita Gurung
Ankita Gurung

Pavitra Punia is an Indian actress and model .She is Known for playing negative role in Indian TV serials and she gain huge popularity by participating in Bigg Boss .Pavitra is also known for portraying Paulomi Roy in the Colors TV serial “Naagin 3” (2018) and an evil queen named Timnasa in “Balveer Returns” (2019).


She was born on April 22 1986 .And her age is 35 as of 2021. Pavitra was born and brought up in a middle class family Baghpat, Uttar Pradesh, India. Her zodiac sign is Taurus. Pavitra  real name is Neha Singh but she is popularly known by her screen name Pavitra Punia. Also her  father is a police officer by profession.


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Father Kushal Pal
Mother Suman Singh
Brother Anurag Singh

Relationships and More

In 2011 she dated Salman Sail who was an contestant at MTV Roadies they dated for a year and than got separated. Later in 2015, Pavitra got engaged with Sumit Maheshwari who is an Indore-based hotelier. However there engagement was broken due to some personal reasons. In 2013 she dated Paras Chabbra who was also a Bigg Boss contestant for season 13,later they broke up as Paras started dating Akansha Puri. In 2015, Pavitra got engaged with Sumit Maheshwari who is an Indore-based hotelier. However, her engagement was broken due to some personal reasons.


Pavitra Punia Height in Feet

Initially she began her career as an model in her college days. Pavitra participated in many modelling competitions and walked the ramp for various fashion shows. She was even called to model for Kingfisher’s agency. In 2009 she began participating in television reality shows. Pavitra participated in MTV Splitsvilla Season 3 and emerged as a finalist. Initially she wanted to participate in MTV Roadies but git selected for Splitsvilla instead. Later she debuted as an actor with the TV serial .” Geet Hui Sabse Parayi where she disassociate cameo and played the role of Dalljiet.

From 2011 to 2012 she played the parallel lead role of Simran Ahluwalia in the Imagine TV serial “Sawaare Sabke Sapne Preeto” starring Devoleena Bhattacharjee and Shresth Kumar. In addition she was also part of the Sony Entertainment drama series “Hongey Judaa Na Hum” (2012) in the lead role of Anushka. After that she raise to fam and than did various serials like Yeh Hai Mohabbatein, Kavach… Kaali Shaktiyon Se, Ganga, Sasural Simar Ka, Kaleerein, Naagin 3, Roop – Mard Ka Naya Swaroop and Daayan. After that she played the role of a villain in Sony SAB popular fantasy television series . Baalveer Returns”  starring Dev Joshi and Anahita Bhooshan.

In addition she also appeared in episodic TV serials like Welcome Baazi Mehmaan Nawazi Ki, Darr Sabko Lagta Hai, Kaleerein and Box Cricket League Season 3 and 4.

Beside television series she also did movies like Siddhartha: Love, Lust, Peace” (2015). Where she played the role of Radha and it was directed by Mahesh Bhatt.

And her most recent appearance on television was on Bigg Boss season 14 where she competed against Nikki Tamboli, Rubina Dilaik and Abhinav Shukla and many others . In 2019, She was nominated for the Best Actor in a Comic Role (Female) in Naagin

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