Bollywood actress, dancer, and fashion icon, Nikita Rawal, born on 16 July 1990 always says that “In order to be irreplaceable one must always be different.”
And today she celebrated her birthday differently with her fans. Although she was busy promoting her upcoming song, Shy Shy Dil, all set for the release at the end of July 2022, the beautiful diva went down her home and greeted her fans who had gathered outside her house in Mumbai to cut a birthday cake and thank everyone. Her mother Sonali Rawal and sister Aastha Rawal also joined her and all enjoyed a piece of cake.
Later she turned up in a yellow dress as she celebrated with her close family and friends and some sections of the media. She looked stunning and said that it was a memorable birthday for her. Like everyone in this world, the last two years have been full of ups and downs for Nikita. But she has stood up firmly against the pandemic and she has helped people in need with all her might.
She thanked everyone saying, “Well, thank you so much. It means so much. It’s been such a blessed day. My close people are here and members of the media. They have been very sweet to me and extremely supportive. It’s been a difficult time that we had all gone through. But it was also the triumph of the human spirit. We have learned the importance of the Litt things and how important it is to be with and take care of our near and dear ones. Let’s stick by one another and be accountable. Let’s get vaccinated and prepare against the virus. Huge thanks to all my fans and well-wishers. It’s a huge blessing to have your love.”
Nikita Rawal, born and brought up in Mumbai, Maharashtra had her education at Mithibai College. She has been active in Bollywood as a Dancer/Actress / Producer since 2010. The actress, who has been a part of several films and television shows enjoys a huge fan following on social media
After being offered and doing a role in a music video by film producer Champak Jain, she has never looked back. Jain noticed Nikita’s talent during one of her college day’s stage performances and that music video instantly made her the most sought-after girl by the music entertainment industry. She is a trained Kathak dancer and has also done several plays. People fondly call her Shakira of the Indian dance industry. She has represented India at international levels in several countries including New Zealand, Singapore and UAE having performed over 1,500 classical dance stage performances.
Nikita first stint in Bollywood was with Akshay Kumar and John Abraham in the movie, ‘Garam Masala’ and now she’s known for her peppy, glamorous, and ‘chulbul ladki’ roles in over half a dozen Bollywood flicks. Having done several films in the South, she is now going to be seen in a Bollywood film ‘Roti Kapda and Romance’ where she plays the lead role alongside Arshad Warsi and Chunkey Pandey.
Nikita is known as an organiser and a performer in Bollywood and South Indian movies. Rawal has worked in movies such as Mr. Hot Mr. Kool in 2007 and The Hero – Abhimanyu in 2009, Black & White with Anil Kapoor and Shefali Shah in 2008, Ammaa Ki Boli in 2013, Cute Kamina, etc. In 2012 she started working in Tollywood and has done exceptionally well and has received 8 awards.
Currently, Nikita is also busy in shootings for her upcoming Tamil movie starring Vijay Kumar Shetty in which she plays the role of a corporate business girl.
Nikita besides being an actress is also a Motivational Speaker, founder @aasthafoundation8, social worker, and Philanthropist. Her NGO – Aastha works towards Women’s Empowerment of the underprivileged women in the Nayanagar area in Goregaon, an inhabitable area.
“To keep a connection with the social causes, my NGO – Aastha Foundation has adopted 50 HIV +ve kids where we are looking, after all, their expenses including treatment fees and other miscellaneous needs,” says Nikita. “Aastha holds medical camps to create awareness about medical hygiene among the women there,” adds Nikita who hails from a doctor’s family.
Nikita is also against Drugs and as part of her efforts, she has also undertaken a government project, produced by Innocent Virus Films on NDTV. The video deals with spreading awareness about making the country drug-free.