Neha Singh, known by her stage name Pavitra Punia (born 22 April 1986), is an Indian actress. She is known for playing Geet Dhillon in Love U Zindagi and an evil fairy named Timnasa in the sitcom fantasy series Baalveer Returns. She participated in the reality shows MTV Splitsvilla 3 in 2009 and Bigg Boss 14 in 2020.
22 April 1986
Uttar Pradesh, India
|Known for||Baalveer Returns|
|Partner||Eijaz Khan (2021-present)|
Pavitra Punia started her career with the MTV's reality show MTV Splitsvilla 3 In 2010, she made her acting debut with the show Geet – Hui Sabse Parayi playing the role of Dalljiet. Thereafter, she got her first lead role in the Star Plus's show Love U Zindagi, opposite Sidharth Shukla. She was also a part of the Life OK's reality show Welcome – Baazi Mehmaan Nawazi Ki.
She then acted in the Mukul Mishra-directed movie Siddhartha - Love, Lust, Peace, which stars Mahesh Bhatt, Shivam Bhargava and Shazahn Padamsee. Punia has also been a part of other shows including Ritz Jeele Yeh Pal, MTV Making The Cut 2, Hongey Judaa Na Hum, Sawaare Sabke Sapne Preeto and Darr Sabko Lagta Hai. She portrayed the role of the lead antagonist Niddhi Chhabra in the Star Plus's show Yeh Hai Mohabbatein. She also played the role of Karuna in TV's Gangaa. She also played a shape-shifting snake for a maha episode in Zee Tv's Kaleerein. Then she played Poulomi Roy in Colors TV's Naagin 3. she portrayed the role of an evil fairy named Timnasa in Sony SAB's sitcom fantasy series Baalveer Returns.
Personal life Edit
|2009||MTV Splitsvilla 3||Contestant|
|2010||MTV Making The Cut 2|
|Geet – Hui Sabse Parayi||Dalljiet|
|2011||Jeele Yeh Pal||Contestant|
|Love U Zindagi||Geet Dhillon|
|2011–2012||Sawaare Sabke Sapne Preeto||Simran Ahluwalia|
|2012–13||Hongey Judaa Na Hum||Anushka|
|2013||Welcome – Baazi Mehmaan Nawazi Ki||Contestant|
|2014–2015||Box Cricket League 1|
|2015||Darr Sabko Lagta Hai||Episodic Role|
|2016–2017||Yeh Hai Mohabbatein||Nidhi|
|2016||Box Cricket League 2||Contestant|
|Kavach... Kaali Shaktiyon Se||Ritu|
|2018||Box Cricket League 3||Contestant|
|Naagin 3||Poulomi Roy|
|2019||Box Cricket League 4||Contestant|
|2020||Aladdin – Naam Toh Suna Hoga||Guest (as Timnasa)|
|Kuch Smiles Ho Jayein... With Alia|
|Bigg Boss 14||Contestant (Evicted on day 57)|
|2022–present||Ishq Ki Dastaan - Naagmani||Mohini|||
- "Eijaz Khan celebrates Pavitra Punia's lockdown birthday, says I love you". 23 April 2021.
Pavitra Punia is celebrating her 34th birthday today, April 22.
- "Pavitra Punia 'overwhelmed' to be back on 'Baalveer Returns' post 'Bigg Boss 14' sojourn - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 28 July 2021.
- "Pavitra Punia evicted from Bigg Boss Season 14". The Indian Express. 30 November 2020. Retrieved 28 July 2021.
- Srivastav, Priyanka (29 January 2011). "MTV Splitsvilla bikini girl in Bebo avatar". India Today.
- Cyril, Grace (13 November 2020). "Aly Goni always catches Pavitra Punia and Eijaz Khan together. New Bigg Boss 14 video - Television News". India Today.
- "Exclusive Interview! Fingers crossed, if all goes well we will get married this year: Eijaz Khan-Pavitra Punia". The Times of India. 9 February 2021.
- "Ishq Ki Dastan Naagmani on location: Mohini decides to take Naagmani from Naagin | TV - Times of India Videos". timesofindia.indiatimes.com. Retrieved 8 July 2022.