Niece Maya Zinta debuted in Ishkq In Paris.
She narrowly escaped death twice in late 2004, once after an explosion at a Temptation concert in Colombo, and later in the Indian Ocean Tsunami.
Model and TV anchor
Her father, Durganand Zinta was an officer in the Indian Army. Durganand Zinta died when Preity was thirteen, in a car accident in which her mother, Nilprabha Zinta was also involved. Her mother was bedridden because of this incident.
Very close friends with actor Hrithik Roshan and his wife 'Suzanne Khan'.