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Akanksha Puri


Akanksha Puri: Undeniably, the world of the internet has really evolved a lot. Currently, the internet is everywhere and integrated wherever possible. As a result, people even get famous with the help of the internet. Well, are you someone who likes to watch films and reality TV shows? Or, maybe you are active on social media and follow an influencer? Thereafter, did you happen to come across Akanksha Puri in either of these regards? And, were you impressed and appealed to her personality?

Lastly, are you curious to know more about this beautiful woman who has made a name for herself? If you are interested, then this place will serve you the best. In this blog, we are going to provide you all that you need to know about her. And, while doing so we will be very elaborate and comprehensive. Hence, this blog is going to be packed with relevant information. For the same reason, we would like you to read this completely.

Overview, physical stats and details of Akanksha Puri

  • Full name- Akanksha Puri
  • Nickname/alias name- Aashi
  • DOB- 26th August 1988
  • Birthplace- Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India
  • Hometown- Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India
  • Age- 35
  • Profession- Actress, model and influencer
  • Initial recognition- after playing a role in 2015’s movie titled Calender Girls and appearing in Big Boss
  • Current residence- Maharashtra, India
  • Nationality- Indian
  • Religion- Hinduism
  • Zodiac sign/sun sign- Virgo
  • Height- 5’6″ (168cm)
  • Weight- 55 kg (121 lbs)
  • Eye colour- Black
  • Hair colour- brown
  • Figure measurements- 34-28-34
  • Parents- RK Puri (father) and Chitra Puri (mother)
  • Siblings- Brother named Amit Puri and a sister whose name is not known
  • Known boyfriends- Paras Chhabra, Sidharth Shukla and Mika Singh
  • Educational Qualification- Graduate
  • College/university name- Devi Ahilya University, Indore
  • School name- Carmel Convent School, Bhopal
  • Net worth- 6 to 8 crores INR
  • Smoke- No
  • Drink- Occasionally
  • Any surgery- Not Known

Acting debuts of Akanksha Puri

  • Her television debut came with CID in 2013.
  • Whereas, her first Hindi film that she acted in was Calendar Girls from 2015.
  • Additionally, her first role in a Tamil film was in Alex Pandian from 2013.
  • Moreover, Praise the Lord movie from 2014 was her first Malayalam Film.
  • Lastly, Lodde which was released in 2015 was her Kannada film debut.

Who is Akanksha Puri?

Akanksha is a very popular name in today’s world. Professionally, she is an Indian actress, model as well as a social media influencer. She is known to have worked in many Indian film industries such as Hindi, Tamil, Malayalam and Kannada. Aside from this, she is also known to have acted in various television shows. Evidently, her most popular role can be considered as Goddess Parvati in Vignaharta Ganesh. Whereas, another big push in her popularity came from being a contestant in Big Boss OTT Season 2, a reality TV Show. Additionally, she embarked on her journey of being an actress and model back in the year 2013. Evidently, she was born on 26th July 1988. And, her birthplace is Indore, Madhya Pradesh. Currently, she is 35 years old. She is educationally qualified as a graduate from Devi Ahilya University, Indore.

Social media handles and mail information of Akanksha Puri

Career of Akanksha Puri

Initially, she used to work on modelling projects. This was during the time when she was working as an international cabin crew member. Thereafter, fortunately she got discovered by Studio green. Consequently, she got a role in the 2013 Tamil movie named Alex Pandian. Evidently, this was her first film debut. Then she made her debut in the Hindi film industry with the 2015 movie Calendar Girls.

And, in 2017 she made her debut in a television series named Vignaharta Ganesh in the role of Goddess Parvati. Indeed, working in all these movies and this particular show she managed to grow in popularity making a stable career. Whereas, she is also the winner of Swayam Var- Mika Di Vohti. Lastly, in 2023 she appeared as a candidate in Big Boss OTT Season 2. In the same reality TV show, she became part of controversy as a result of kissing Jad Hadid.

Akanksha Puri
Akanksha Puri

A list of the most popular work done by Akanksha Puri

  • Alex Pandian (2013)  
  • Calendar Girls (2015)     
  • Vignaharta Ganesha (2017–2020)     
  • Naggin 3 (2018-2019)     
  • Kavach 2 (2019)     
  • Swayam Var – Mika Di Vohti (2023)

Net worth, salary and lifestyle of Akanksha Puri

Evidently, she embarked on her journey of modelling and acting back in 2013. Indeed, that is a long time ago. For the same reason, we can get an idea of how much she earned for the work that she put in. According to sources, she is known to charge between INR 35000 to 50000 for each episode in a TV show. Whereas, for every album her fee is INR 5 lakhs. And, for every movie that she acts in she gets between INR 20 to 30 lakh.

To sum up, currently her net worth is estimated to be more than INR 8 crores. She is known to have luxurious cars such as Mercedes Benz and others. Overall, through her acting jobs along with modelling jobs she has managed to earn a decent fortune. Whereas, we cannot forget about how brand deals and sponsorships she has gotten due to her being a big social media personality. Lastly, she is living a very comfortable life with the money she has managed to earn.


Indeed, she has managed to come so far. Whereas, she still has not made her own legacy and have to put in more work for future success. Furthermore, she has managed to earn a solid and dedicated fanbase along with a big fortune. This is the end of this blog. In conclusion, we hope that we managed to provide you with enough information that satisfies you. Lastly, please consider checking out more of our blogs if this was entertaining.


  • Her favourite actors are Salman Khan, Shah Rukh khan and Abhishek Bachchan.
  • Whereas, her favourite female actresses are Aishwarya Rai and Kajol.
  • Evidently, her favourite musician and singer is Jubin Nautiyal.
  • Grilled chicken and south Indian food really delight her.
  • She is fond of watching cricket.
  • Her favourite IPL team is known to be MI (Mumbai Indians).
  • Lastly, she loves Goa as a destination.

AUTHOR- Piyush Chauhan

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