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Dalljiet Kaur (also known as Daljeet Bhanot prior to her divorce) is an Indian television actress. She is primarily known for her portrayals of Niyati in Kulvaddhu, Anjali in Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon? and Manjiri in Kaala Teeka. She has also won Nach Baliye 4 with her partner Shaleen Bhanot. She is also famous for her current role of Karuna in Qayamat Ki Raat.

Dalljiet kaur
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Daljeet at the Be With Beti fashion show
Other namesDaljit Kaur
OccupationActress, Dancer
Years active2004 – present
Spouse(s)Shaleen Bhanot (2009–2015)


Personal lifeEdit

Dalljiet Kaur comes from an army background,[1] her father is a retired Colonel[2] and her two elder sisters are in the defence services, as Indian Army officers.[3] Whilst working in Kulvaddhu she met Shaleen Bhanot,[4] whom she married on 9 December in the year 2009.[5]


In 2004, she won the title of Miss Pune, as well as being a finalist in a number of other pageants including, Miss Navy, Miss Mumbai and Miss Maharashtra Queen.[2] She made her television début in the Zee drama, Manshaa, and this was followed by appearances in CID, Aahat and Raat Hone Ko Hai.[6] Her first role as a protagonist in a drama was in Kulvaddhu as Niyati, a young girl from a royal Jodhpur family.[2]

Following the abrupt ending of Kulvaddhu,[7] Daljeet went on to depict the role of Shikha, the daughter of Veer Pratap Singh (Narendra Jha) and the possessive lover of Abhimanyu (Iqbal Khan) in Chhoona Hai Aasmaan.[8]



Year Title Role Channel
2004 Manshaa Daljiet Zee TV
2005 Kumkum – Ek Pyara Sa Bandhan Siya Star Plus
2005 Kaisa Ye Pyar Hai Tanzy Sony TV[9]
2006 Mano ya na Mano Anita - Ep. 78 Star One
2006–2007 Kulvaddhu Niyati Sony TV
2007–2008 Chhoona Hai Aasmaan Shikha Singh Star One
2007–2009 Santaan Suhana Dixit Star Plus
2009 Kahaniya Vikram Aur Betaal Ki Princess Madhumati Colors
2011–2012 Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon? Anjali Shyam Jha Star Plus
2015 Swaragini - Jodein Rishton Ke Sur Jaanki Shekhar Gadodia Colors
2015 Savdhaan India Shruti Life OK
2015–2017 Kaala Teeka Manjiri
Zee TV
2017 Maa Shakti Aadishakti / Kaali Big Magic
2018 Qayamat Ki Raat Karuna Star Plus
2018 Silsila Badalte Rishton Ka Amrita Colors
2018 Vikram Betaal Ki Rahasya Gatha Anusuya (Cameo) &TV
2019 Boss – Baap of Special Services Chief's wife ALT Balaji
Year Title Notes Channel
2011 Nachle Ve Season 3 as herself, with Shaleen NDTV Imagine
2008–2009 Nach Baliye 4 as herself, with Shaleen Star Plus
2008 Saas v/s Bahu as herself Sahara One


Year Award Ceremony Category Notes Result
2009 Star Parivaar Awards Favourite Pratyogita For Nach Baliye 4, with Shaleen Won[10]
2012 Star Parivaar Awards Favourite Behen For the role of Anjali Jha in Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon? Nominated[11]


  1. ^ "Daljeet Kaur's Ladakh trip". Retrieved 18 May 2012.
  2. ^ a b c "'I like to dream' – Entertainment". DNA India. Retrieved 18 May 2012.
  3. ^ "Daljit Kaur's flying high". Retrieved 18 May 2012.
  4. ^ "Karisma's tears worked wonders for Nach Baliye 4 winners". Hindustan Times. Archived from the original on 26 January 2013. Retrieved 2 May 2012.
  5. ^ "Dalljieet Kaur marriage details". Retrieved 25 November 2013.
  6. ^ "I am ninety nine percent like the character I play in Kulvaddhu". Archived from the original on 15 December 2007. Retrieved 2 May 2012.
  7. ^ "Daljeet Kaur is at a loss without Kulvadhu". Archived from the original on 26 January 2013. Retrieved 2 May 2012.
  8. ^ "Daljit wants to touch the skies – Entertainment". DNA India. Retrieved 2 May 2012.
  9. ^ "YEH DOSTI HUM NAHIN CHODENGE. Meet actors who are also best friends". Archived from the original on 22 December 2008. Retrieved 2 May 2012.
  10. ^ "Shaleen and Daljeet are the chosen ones". Retrieved 29 April 2012.
  11. ^ "Star Parivaar Awards 2012 – Nominees". Retrieved 17 June 2012.

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