Graduated from the prestigious Fergusson College in Pune, India, majoring in Economics.
Miss India 1993.
Has an MBA in marketing from Symbiosis College, Pune, India.
Her film Bhai (1997) was a box office hit. She was paired with Sunil Shetty. They were cast in three more films together: Farz (2001), Kuch Khatti Kuch Meethi (2001) and Ittefaq (2001).
She created a sensation when she first appeared in her first film Virasat which shot her to instant fame & critical acclaim.