Divyanka Tripathi, also known by her married name Divyanka Tripathi Dahiya[2] (born on 14 December 1984),[1][3] is an Indian actress who works in the Hindi television industry.[4][5] She rose to fame by playing a dual role in Zee TV's serial Banoo Main Teri Dulhann for which she won the Indian Television Academy Award for Best Actress in the drama category. Later, she garnered the Indian Telly Award for Best Actress in a Lead Role for portraying the character of Dr. Ishita Raman Bhalla in Star Plus's soap opera Ye Hai Mohabbatein. She won the second season of Dance Ki Takkar in 2014.[6] In 2017, she won the dance reality show Nach Baliye.[7]

Early life

Tripathi was born on 14 December 1984[3] in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh.[8][9]

She attended Nutan college in Bhopal.[10] Tripathi completed a mountaineering course from the Nehru Institute of Mountaineering in Uttarkashi.[11]

Personal life

She was first dating actor Sharad Malhotra, her co actor from Dulhan. They both was in a relationship until 2015.[12]

In 2015, Tripathi was injured which led to the use of a wheelchair.[13]

Divyanka Vivek ZRA

With her Husaband Vivek Dahiya at event 2016.

On 16 January 2016, she got engaged to her Ye Hai Mohabbatein co-actor Vivek Dahiya.[14][15] The couple got married on 8 July 2016 in Bhopal.[16][17]

On the set of Nach Baliye, Tripathi revealed that her love story was made by her two fangirls.[18]

In the media

In 2017, Tripathi posted some emotional tweets condemning the rape of a 12-year-old girl in Chandigarh on Independence Day (15 August), some of which she addressed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, urging him to take strict action against the rapist.[19]

In 2014, Tripathi was ranked number 23 among the "35 Hottest Actresses In Indian Television" by, an Indian lifestyle website for men.[20] In 2017, she became the first Indian television actress who appeared in the Forbes Celebrity 100, a list based on the income and popularity of India's celebrities.[21][22]


Tripathi started her career as an anchor on Akash Vani, Bhopal. She participated in Pantene Zee Teen Queen in 2003 and won the title of Miss Beautiful Skin. In 2004, Tripathi participated in India's Best Cinestars Ki Khoj and was declared a winner from Bhopal zone.[10] She was crowned Miss Bhopa.

Tripathi made her acting debut in telefilms for Doordarshan.[23] She received recognition for Zee TV's drama fiction Banoo Main Teri Dulhann by playing the dual roles of Vidya, an orphan and illiterate girl, and Divya, a modern and literate girl.[24] She won many awards for her performance in the show including the Indian Television Academy Award for Best Actress in Drama Category[25] and the Indian Telly Award for Fresh New Face.[26] She then featured in the second season of Star Plus's horror thriller Ssshhhh...Phir Koi Hai.[27][better source needed] Later she played the role of Rashmi Sharma, a housewife in SAB TV's comedy drama Mrs. & Mr. Sharma Allahabadwale.[28]

Since 2013, she has portrayed the character of Dr. Ishita Bhalla, an infertile dentist who marries a Chief Executive Officer, in order to provide maternal affection to his daughter in Ekta Kapoor's show Ye Hai Mohabbatein opposite Karan Patel.[29][30] Her portrayal of Ishita won her many awards and nominations such as the Indian Telly Award for Best Actress in a Lead Role,[31] the Lions Gold Award for Best Actress in Lead Role, and the Boroplus Gold Award for Best Actress in a Lead Role.[32] In 2015, she received a Shan-E-Bhopal Award.[33] In 2016, she received six awards at Star Parivaar Awards[34] and two awards at the Gold Awards for Face of The Year and Best Actress in a Lead Role.[35] In 2014, she participated in the second season of Dance Ki Takkar and was later declared as winner. She was participating with Hanif Hillal since the 1st week.[36][37] In 2015, Tripathi did a cameo role in Life OK's Diya Ki Shaadi Hai.

In 2017, she participated in Nach Baliye 9 with her husband Vivek Dahiya and won the show.[38] On the show, she was injured and the audience accused her of a fake injury. However, she posted a video to provide evidence that the injury was real.[39]

In the same year, Tripathi was trolled for her character Haryanavi from the serial Yeh Hai Mohabbatein. By calling Tripathi pathetic and disgusting for using dark brown makeup for her serial. About this Tripathi replied to troller by saying:
If I chose to be dark... How's it pathetic? Do you find it pathetic? You guys don't even think before bashing! Which Indian actor will voluntarily choose to look dark on screen? It's not usual!!!", "Know me first before judging! I'm doing that make up myself! Everyday! So please... Watch the track, understand and respect instead of writing baseless provocative comments![40]

In 2016, 2017 and 2018, Tripathi appeared on The Karan Chaggar Show. She also appeared on Rajeev Khandelwal's show Juzz Bhatt in 2018.


Year Title Channel Role
2003 Pantene Zee Teen Queen Herself/Contestant
2004 India's Best Cinestars Ki Khoj Zee TV Herself/Contestant
2005 Apna Pyaar Kya Hai Star Plus Deepika
2006-09 Banoo Main Teri Dulhann Zee TV Vidya and Divya
2006 Khana Khazana Zee TV Herself
2007 Kasamh Se Zee TV
2008 Nachle Ve with Saroj Khan Imagine TV Herself
2009 Intezaar Sony TV Radhika and Meera
2010-11 Mrs. & Mr. Sharma Allahabadwale SAB TV Rashmi Sharma
2011-12 Chintu Chinki Aur Ek Badi Si Love Story SAB TV Suman Tripathi
2011 Adaalat Sony TV Kumud Sharma/Flavia Golmes
2012 Teri Meri Love Stories Star Plus Nikita
2013 Kahani Comedy Circus Ki Sony TV Herself
2013–Present Ye Hai Mohabbatein Star Plus Dr. Ishita Raman Kumar Bhalla
2014 Dance Ki Takkar 1 Star Plus Herself
Sapnon Hai Pyaar Ki Kahaani Ishita Raman Bhalla Guest
Dance Ki Takkar 2 Star Plus Contestant/Winner
Box Cricket League Sony TV Contestant
2015 Behna...Ek Safar Ki Khushiyon Aur Pyaar Star Plus Ishita
Star Valentine's Day Star Plus Anchor/Dr. Ishita Raman Kumar Bhalla
Nach Baliye 7 Star Plus Herself/Guest
Kuch Toh Hai Tere Mere Darmiyaan Star Plus Ishita (Guest in Promo)
Diya Ki Shaadi Hai Life OK Paridhi
2016 Ghar Aii Hamari Pyaare Bahu Star Plus Ishita Raman Bhalla
Bahu Hamari Rajni Kant Life OK TV News reader (Cameo appearance)
The Karan Chaggar Show – Season 1 Guest Colors TV
Dance Ki Takkar 5 Star Plus Herself
2017 Bigg Boss 10 Colors TV Herself
Nach Baliye 9 Star Plus Contestant/Winner
The Karan Chaggar Show – Season 2 Colors TV Guest
Showbiz with Vahbbiz Guest
2018 Juzzbaatt - Sangeen Se Namkeen Tak Zee TV Guest
2018 The Karan Chaggar Show - Season 3 Colors TV Guest


Year Title Role
2012 Lala Hardaul Rani Padmavati[41][42]
2014 A Divorce to Remember Zara[43]


Year Award Category Show Result
2007 Indian Television Academy Awards Best Actress – Drama Banoo Main Teri Dulhann Won[25]
Indian Telly Awards Fresh New Face – Female Won[26]
Most Popular On-Screen Couple
(with Sharad Malhotra)
Zee Rishtey Awards Favourite Bhabhi-Dever Rishta
(with Manish Naggdev)
Favourite Pati-Patni Rishta
(with Sharad Malhotra)
1st Boroplus Gold Awards Emami Golden Skin Won[44]
2008 2nd Boroplus Gold Awards Best Actress in a Lead Role Won[45]
New Talent Awards Sahara One TV Icon of the Year – Female

(with Sara Khan)

Star Guild Awards Best Actress in a Drama Series Nominated
2012 Indian Telly Awards Best Actress in a Comic Role Chintu Chinki Aur Ek Badi Si Love Story Nominated
2014 Star Parivaar Awards Favourite Jodi
(with Karan Patel)
Ye Hai Mohabbatein Won[46]
Favourite International Jodi
(with Karan Patel)
Favourite Naya Sadasya (Female)
Rishta Nayi Soch Ka
(with Ruhanika Dhawan)
Favourite Beti Nominated
Favorite Patni
Indian Television Academy Awards GR8! ON-Screen Couple Of The Year Nominated
13th Indian Telly Awards Best Actress in a Lead Role Won[47]
Best Onscreen Couple
(with Karan Patel)
7th Boroplus Gold Awards Boroplus Face of the Year Won[48]
2015 Star Parivaar Awards Favourite Jodi
(with Karan Patel)
Favourite International Jodi
(with Karan Patel)
Favourite Digital Sadasya (Female)
14th Indian Telly Awards Best Jodi(with Karan Patel) Won[49]
Best Actor in a Leading Role (Female) Nominated
BIG Star Entertainment Awards Most Entertaining Actress in Lead Role (Fiction) Nominated
2016 Star Parivaar Awards Favourite Maa Won[34]
Favourite Patni
Favourite Bahu
Favourite Digital Sadasya (Female)
Favourite Jodi
(with Karan Patel)
Favourite International Jodi
(with Karan Patel)
9th Boroplus Gold Awards Boroplus Face of the Year Won[35]
Best Actress in a Lead Role
Best Jodi
(with Karan Patel)
2017 Star Parivaar Awards Favourite Maa Won
10th Boroplus Gold Awards Best Actress in a Lead Role Won

See also


  1. 1.0 1.1 Divyanka Tripathi husband, wedding photos, date of birth, age, Facebook page, Instagram page, Twitter page and famous roles. Indian Express. Retrieved on 26 June 2017.
  2. Bhandari, Jhanvi (20 July 2016). Divyanka Tripathi changes name to Divyanka Tripathi Dahiya. The Times of India. Retrieved on 21 July 2016.
  3. 3.0 3.1 IANS (14 December 2015). Divyanka Tripathi gifts herself a holiday on birthday. The Indian Express. Retrieved on 31 March 2016.
  4. Minor girl raped on Independence Day in Chandigarh, Divyanka Tripathi is scared to have a daughter.
  5. 'Yeh Hai Mohabbatein' Actress Divyanka Tripathi Hits Milestone, Gets Pampered in Unique Way. Retrieved on 12 July 2015.
  6. Dance Ki Takkar 2: Divyanka aka Ishita and Hnaif wins the show. India Today. Retrieved on 14 March 2015.
  7. Divyanka Tripathi And Vivek Dahiya Are The Winners Of Nach Baliye 8. Retrieved on 26 June 2017.
  8. Divyanka Tripathi: Since I’m from Bhopal, I know how to prepare Iftaar. The Times of India. Retrieved on 18 July 2015.
  9. 'Yeh Hai Mohabbatein' Actress Divyanka Tripathi Bags Top Award at Prestigious Theatre Festival. Retrieved on 13 July 2015.
  10. 10.0 10.1 From being a tomboy to having three boyfriends, TV's queen Divyanka Tripathi opens up.
  11. From Divyanka Tripathi to Ram Kapoor, 10 of television’s most educated actors. The Indian Express.
  12. Revealed: Why Did Divyanka Tripathi and Ssharad Malhotra Break Up?. Retrieved on 3 March 2015.
  13. Divyanka Tripathi loses 10 kgs. The Times of India.
  14. Divyanka Tripathi-Vivek Dahiya get engaged. India Today (19 January 2016). Retrieved on 15 March 2016.
  15. Divyanka Tripathi-Vivek Dahiya engaged: Yeh Hai Mohabbatein actors reveal their love story.
  16. PTI (9 July 2016). Divyanka Tripathi, Vivek Dahika get married. The Hindu. Retrieved on 21 July 2016.
  17. Who is Divyanka Tripathi – Husband, Age, House, Family, Height, Weight, Caste & TV Shows. The Times of India.
  18. Divyanka Tripathi reveals why she married Vivek Dahiya. The reason will surprise you. The Indian Express.
  19. Divyanka Tripathi Tweets To PM Modi: Rid Us Of Rapist Filth. NDTV.
  20. "35 Hottest Actresses In Indian Television". Archived from the original on 2 May 2017. 
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  22. Divyanka Tripathi Dahiya has been declared as the highest valued Indian television actress. BizAsia.
  23. Know Lesser Known Facts About Divyanka Tripathi aka Ishita Bhalla. India Opines (22 March 2015).
  24. Not getting older: Divyanka Tripathi. The Times of India.
  25. 25.0 25.1 The Idea ITA Awards, 2007. Archived from the original on 6 October 2014.
  26. 26.0 26.1 Indian Telly Awards, 2007.
  27. Divyanka is back with Shh Phir Koi Hai.
  28. Comedy on full swing with 'Mrs.& Mr.Sharma Allahabad wale'. Sify news. Sify Technologies Ltd (16 May 2010). Retrieved on 28 October 2010.
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  32. Star Parivaar Awards 2014: And the winners are... (see pics). India TV News.
  33. City girl Divyanka Tripathi honoured at Bharat Bhavan in Bhopal. India Times.
  34. 34.0 34.1 Star Parivaar Awards 2016: Here's the complete list of winners (28 April 2016). Retrieved on 5 May 2016.
  35. 35.0 35.1 35.2 Zee Gold Awards 2016: Divyanka, Karan, Mouni and others walk away with trophies; check out winners' list. International Business Times.
  36. Will promise fans to entertain: Divyanka. India Today. Retrieved on 1 November 2014.
  37. I never thought I will win in my mind I thought Mohammad will win says winner Divyanka Tripathi. India Today. Retrieved on 25 February 2015.
  38. Divyanka Tripathi And Vivek Dahiya Are The Winners Of Nach Baliye 8. Retrieved on 26 June 2017.
  39. Nach Baliye 8: Divyanka Tripathi didn't fake injury, gives proof by posting her rehearsal video. The Times of India.
  40. Trolled for her Haryanvi look in Yeh Hai Mohabbatein, Divyanka Tripathi gives a befitting reply to the hater. The Times of India.
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  42. Divyanka Tripathi Mukesh Tak on film Lala Hardol Lala Hardaul Basal News. 31 July 2012. 
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