|Party Name :||Bhartiya Janata Party|
|Father's Name :||Lt. Col. Thakar Singh|
|Mother's Name :||Smt. Diljit Kaur|
|Place of Birth :||Bengaluru (Karnataka)|
|Marital Status :||Married|
|Date of Marriage :||26 Aug 1985|
|Spouse's Name :||Shri Anupam Kher|
|No.of Sons :||1|
|Educational Qualifications :||
M.A. (English Literature), Diploma in Indian Theatre
Educated at Punjab University, Chandigarh
Actress in Film/Theatre/Television
Elected to 16th Lok Sabha
|1 Sep. 2014 onwards||
Member, Standing Committee on Home Affairs
Member, Consulative Committee, Ministry of Tourism and Culture
|7 Jan. 2015 onwards||
Member, Indian Council of World Affairs (ICWA)
Literary Artistic & Scientific Accomplishments
Wrote columns in newspapers, won two National Awards for Best Jury and Best Actress. Won Best Actress International Award – five in total. Doing a show called India’s Got Talent where talent from all over India takes part
Social And Cultural Activities
Brand Ambassador for LAADLI, a campaign against female foeticide and infanticide. Work for ROKO CANCER. Closely associated with Beti Bachao Andolan in Madhya Pradesh and Haryana. Trying for a Good Samaritan Law in India to protect accident bystanders and victims.
Handloom preservation, arts and crafts, senior citizens and children. Women’s rights and handloom weavers conditions. Preservation of national monuments and boosting tourism.
Favourite Pastime and Recreation
Reading, watching movies, encouraging handlooms, travelling and interacting with people
Sports and Clubs
Played Badminton for the University, State and Country for many years in school and collage and won many tournaments.
Australia, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong (Special Administrative Region of the People`s Republic of China), Italy, Kenya, Malaysia, Maldives, Muscat, New Zealand, Norway, Pakistan, Singapore, South Africa, Switzerland, Thailand, Turkey, U.A.E., U.K. and U.S.A.
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Source : Election Commission of India