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Sana Makbul (born Sana Khan) is an Indian model and actress.[3] Makbul was born in Mumbai, where she grew up.[4] Her mother is a Malayali.[2] She studied at National College.[1]

Sana Maqbool
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Sana Makbul Khan

ResidenceMumbai, Maharashtra, India
Other namesSana Maqbool[2]
OccupationActress, Model
Years active2011–present

She began her career in modeling and went on to appear in advertisements and TV shows. She appeared in the reality show MTV Scooty Teen Diva in 2009. She then appeared in the teen musical series Ishaan: Sapno Ko Awaaz De. She was next part of the second season of the TV serial Kitani Mohabbat Hai, after which she played the role of Lavanya Kashyap in the serial Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon? and Riya Mukherjee an important role in the 4 Lions Films criminal investigation series Arjun.

She subsequently participated in Femina Miss India and won the title Femina Miss Beautiful Smile 2012.[2]

In 2014, she made her feature film debut in the Telugu film Dikkulu Choodaku Ramayya,[4] changing her screen name to Sana Makbul. In the film she played the role of Samhitha, an aerobics trainer,[5] with whom a father and son fall in love.[6] She has signed and started filming for the Tamil film, Rangoon, a crime thriller directed by Rajkumar Periasamy.[7]


Early lifeEdit

Television appearanceEdit

Year Title Role Channel Refs
2010 Ishaan: Sapno Ko Awaaz De Sara Disney Channel
2011 Kitani Mohabbat Hai 2 Shefali NDTV Imagine
2011 –2012 Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon? Lavanya Kashyap StarPlus
2012 Arjun Riya Mukherjee StarPlus
2016 Aadat Se Majboor Riya Sab TV
2019 – present Vish: A Poisonous Story Dr. Aliya Sanyal Colors TV


Reality showsEdit

She appeared in the reality show MTV Scooty Teen Diva in 2009.


  1. ^ a b "Sana Khan - Femina Miss India 2012 Contestants -". 10 February 2012. Retrieved 30 May 2015.
  2. ^ a b c "Smile on". 15 September 2014. Retrieved 30 May 2015.
  3. ^ "I never wanted to do a Saas-Bahu saga with all kind of drama: Sana Maqbool Khan".
  4. ^ a b "Sana Makbul to debut in Tollywood - The Times of India". 6 September 2014. Retrieved 30 May 2015.
  5. ^ "Miss India finalist talks about Dikkulu Choodaku Ramayya - The Times of India". 9 October 2014. Retrieved 30 May 2015.
  6. ^ "For actress Sana Khan it is a dream come true". 1 May 2014. Retrieved 30 May 2015.
  7. ^ "Sana Makbul set for Kollywood debut - The Times of India". 20 January 2015. Retrieved 30 May 2015.

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