After a four-year hiatus, the juggernaut of Indian OTT, Mirzapur, starring Ali Fazal and Pankaj Tripathi, has finally roared back onto our screens with its third season on Prime Video. While initial reactions have been mixed, a new character has emerged as a breakout star – Saloni Tyagi, also known as Saloni Bhabhi (sister-in-law). Played by Neha Sargam, Saloni has taken social media by storm, igniting a wave of adoration amongst fans. However, this season's plot takes a shocking turn for Saloni. Believing she is happily married to Bade Tyagi (Vijay Varma), her world crumbles when she discovers a devastating truth – Bade is actually her brother-in-law, Chote Tyagi, in disguise. ‘Mirzapur’ Season 3 Review: Ali Fazal and Pankaj Tripathi’s ‘Gangs of Purvanchal’ Returns in Much Improved Form! (LatestLY Exclusive).

Having said that, as fans continue to love Salono Bhabhi, let's delve into more unknown details about her below. ‘Mirzapur Season 3’ Review: Pankaj Tripathi and Ali Fazal’s Prime Video Series ‘Lacks the Spark’, Say Critics.

Who is Saloni Bhabhi?

Saloni Bhabhi aka Neha Sargam, a name synonymous with versatility in the Indian entertainment industry, has carved her path across music and television. While many know her for her soulful voice showcased on Indian Idol 4, Neha's journey extends far beyond reality shows. Her on-screen presence has graced popular shows like Chand Chupa Badal Mein and mythological epics like Ramayan, where she embodied the iconic role of Sita.

Neha's talent isn't restricted to the small screen. She has also brought characters to life in serials like Doli Armano Ki and Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon? Ek Baar Phir, showcasing her range in both lead and supporting roles. She has played the lead role of Lakshmi in Paramavatar Shri Krishna and even made cameo appearances in popular shows.  ‘Mirzapur’ Season 3 SPOILERS: 5 Shocking and Brutal Deaths in Ali Fazal and Pankaj Tripathi’s Show That Left Our Senses Numb!

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Early Life & Education

Neha Sargam, originally from Patna, Bihar, embarked on her journey in Mumbai after completing her education in her hometown alongside her mother and younger sister. From a young age, Neha exhibited a passion for music and acting, owing to her upbringing in a family steeped in musical tradition. Her maternal grandfather, the renowned classical singer Pandit Siyaram Tiwari of the Darbhanga gharana, greatly influenced her musical aspirations.

According to reports, before pursuing acting, Neha explored her talents in singing and auditioned for Indian Idol Seasons 2 and 4. Born on March 4, 1988, into a middle-class family, she attended Saint Joseph's High School and later pursued a BBA at Patna Women's College. Neha furthered her education with a Master's degree in advertisement and sales promotion, laying a solid foundation for her versatile career in the entertainment industry.

Personal Life

Bigg Boss star Neil Bhatt and Neha Sargam were reportedly in a relationship for three years and had planned to marry. However, citing irreconcilable differences, they ended their relationship around 2016 or 2017. Currently, Neha is said to be single, while Neil has since found happiness in his marriage to Aishwarya Sharma.

Instagram Followers

Mirzapur Season 3's Neha Sargam's Instagram account, boasting 554K followers showcases her stunning looks and penchant for fashion. From breathtaking pictures to bold photoshoots, her feed offers a glimpse into the life of the rising star.

Neha Sargam's journey from reality TV contestant to acclaimed actress in Mirzapur is inspiring. With a captivating screen presence and a growing fanbase, her future in the Indian entertainment industry promises to be bright.

(The above story first appeared on LatestLY on Jul 11, 2024 12:57 PM IST. For more news and updates on politics, world, sports, entertainment and lifestyle, log on to our website