Known on her behalf functions in such Hindi motion pictures as Joroo Ka Ghulam and Ittefaq, this well-known actress received a 1960 Filmfare Award on her behalf supporting part in Anchal. She started her entertainment profession as a kid actress, showing up in such past due 1940s and early 1950s films as Jagriti and Mandir. She became popular after starring within the 1959 film Chhoti Bahen. Though she was, at one stage, engaged to maker and movie director Manmohan Desai, she by no means finished up marrying Desai (who passed away inside a tragic incident) or other people, and she spent her last years in Mumbai with her relatives and buddies. She and acting professional Shashi Kapoor made an appearance collectively in eight movies from the 1960s and early 1970s.