Surekha Sikri, who has made her mark in film and television, breathed her last on Friday, July 16, at the age of 75. There is a wave of mourning in the Hindi TV world due to the death of Surekha, who played the role of Dadi Sa in the famous serial Balika Vadhu. Let us tell you that at the age of 73, he won his first Filmfare Award. Surekha Sikri has received this award for the film 'Badhaai Ho. Surekha played the role of a grandmother in this film. Not only were Surekha's dialogues tremendous in this film, but her acting also had no break. Sikri has done films like 'Tamas', 'Mammo', 'Salim Langde Pe Mat Ro', 'Zubaida', 'Badhaai Ho' and her character of 'Dadi Sa' in serial 'Balika Vadhu' also got a lot of popularity. was. So let us tell you some untold things about Surekha Sikri today.
Surekha Sikri spent a total of 43 years in the television and film industry. In this long journey, Surekha Sikri molded every character from comedy to serious in such a way that she became an example for everyone. Surekha Sikri was also a theater artist. In 1978, Surekha made her debut in the political drama film Kissa Kursi Ka. After this, he did many Hindi and Malayalam films as well as TV serials.
Surekha Sikri has also received National Award thrice. She also won the National Film Award for Best Actress Supporting Role for the film 'Tamas' in 1988 and 'Mammo' in 1995. Along with this won the Indian Telly Award Best Negative Role in 2008 for the serial 'Balika Vadhu'. Surekha has also won the Best Actress Supporting Role Award in the year 2011 for this serial. Not only this, but he also won the award in the year 1989 for his contribution to the theater from the Sangeet Natak Akademi.
Apart from this, in the year 2019, he won the Screen Award for Best Supporting Actress and Filmfare National Award for the film 'Badhaai Ho. Very few people know that Surekha Sikri's sister Manara Sikri was married to Naseeruddin Shah. Manara is the first wife of Naseeruddin Shah. However, after separating from Manara, Naseeruddin Shah married Ratna Pathak.
Surekha Sikri appeared in many films. These films include Parineeti, Nazar, Little Buddha, Naseem, Sardari Begum, and Sarfarosh. Talking about TV serials, 'Ek Tha Raja Ek Thi Rani', 'Pardes Mein Hai Mera Dill, 'Saat There's, 'Banegi Apni Baat' and 'Kesar' are included. Sikri was last seen in the 2020 'Netflix' film 'Ghost Stories'. He is survived by his son Rahul Sikri.