Life and times of Sasural Simar Ka’s star Vaishali Takkar who committed suicide

Oct 17, 2022

By: Shradha Aneja


Vaishali Takkar, an Indian TV actress, died on 15 October 2022 by committing suicide.

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​Cause of death

Vaishali was discovered dead by her father at their home in Indore. Official reports reveal that her suicide note says that she was being harassed, and was under stress.

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After completing her education in 2014 at Educational Multimedia Research Centre in Pune, she headed to Mumbai to join the TV industry.

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Apart from acting, Vaishali is known for her funny and fashionable Instagram reels. In 2018, she contributed to helping save lives in the Kerala floods.

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She started her acting career in 2015 in Mumbai with a popular StarPlus show, Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai.

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In 2016, Vaishali played the role of Vrinda in Yeh Hai Aashiqui which premiered on the Bindass channel and Simran in Yeh Vaada Raha was on Zee TV.

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​Popular show

From 2016-2017, she played the role of Anjali "Anju" Bharadwaj in one of the most popular shows of Colors, Sasural Simar Ka.

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​Other TV shows

Vaishali was seen as Shivani Sharma in Super Sisters and Netra Singh Rathore in Vish Ya Amrit: Sitara from 2018-2019. She was also seen as Ananya Mishra/Mansi in Manmohini 2 on Zee TV.

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​Web series

Vaishali shared on Instagram in 2018 that she was offered to play a lead role in a web series by Satyapal Chandra based on the novel Women's Desire.

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​Last TV show

The actress played her last role in the show Rakshabandhan... Rasal Apne Bhai Ki Dhal as Kanak Singhaal Singh Thakur on Dangal TV.

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