Shilpa Raizada

Shilpa S Raizada (born 12 July 1979 )[1] is an Indian television actress. She is known for her roles of Padmini in StarPlus's Hamari Devrani, Begum Rukhsar in Colors TV's Veer Shivaji, Shehnaaz in Zee TV's Jodha Akbar[2] and Binny in & TV's Dilli Wali Thakur Gurls.[3] She was seen as Surekha Akhilesh Goenka in Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai on Star Plus from 2016 to 2021.[4]

Shilpa S Raizada
12 July 1979
OccupationTelevision actress
Years active2010–present
Known forHamari Devrani, Veer Shivaji, Krishnaben Khakhrawala, Jodha Akbar, Dilli Wali Thakur Girls, Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai

Personal lifeEdit

Shilpa Raizada was born on 12 July in Pathakhera, District betul, Madhya Pradesh, India.[5] Raizada has completed her schooling from Little Flower High School, Pathakhera. From childhood Raizada always wanted to be an actor. In her home town Pathakhera there is no college, it is a coal mines area and a very small town, so she came to Bhopal, did her graduation from Mvm College. In Bhopal she did anchoring for Aaj Tak news channel, covered development stories on tribal people of state of Madhya Pradesh. In Bhopal she auditioned for her debut show Hamari Devrani and got selected. She has elder sister, Suman Raizada and two brothers, Saumitra and Siddharth Raizada.


She started her career with Star Plus's daily soap afternoon show Hamari Devrani. She got nominated for negative lead role. After this show she continued to be busy with many shows like in Mata Ki Chowki as Sita, Jodha Akbar as Shehnaaz, Dilli Wali Thakur Gurls as Binnni. She was last seen as Surekha Akhilesh Goenka in Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai[6] from 2016 to 2021.[7]


Year Show Role Ref(s)
2010 Hamari Devrani Padmini
2011 Veer Shivaji Begam Rukhsar
2011 Krishnaben Khakhrawala Binni [8]
2013 Jodha Akbar Shehnaaz
2015 Dilli Wali Thakur Gurls Binny [9][10]
Killerr Karaoke Atkah Toh Latka Herself [11]
2016–2021 Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai Surekha Akhilesh Goenka [12] [13]


  1. ^ "Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai: Shilpa Raizada celebrates her birthday with Mohsin Khan, Shivangi Joshi and others; see pics". Times of India.
  2. ^ Team, Tellychakkar. "Shilpa Raizada to enter Zee TV's Jodha Akbar". Retrieved 2019-08-14.
  3. ^ "&TV launches new fiction show Dilli Wali Thakur Gurls". Tellychakkar. Retrieved 26 June 2021.
  4. ^ "Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai team wraps up shoot in Silvassa, returns to Mumbai. See pics". India Today. 10 June 2021. Retrieved 26 June 2021.
  5. ^ "'I'm a small town girl'". The Tribune. 30 August 2020. Retrieved 26 June 2021.
  6. ^ "Shilpa Raizada: I want to be versatile". Eastern Eye. 10 September 2020. Retrieved 26 June 2021.
  7. ^ Shruti Sampat (26 October 2021). "EXCLUSIVE! Surekha Goenka aka Shilpa Raizada gets CANDID on QUITTING Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai, memories and more". Tellychakkar. Retrieved 31 December 2021.
  8. ^ "Shilpa Raizada to be part of Krishnaben Khakhrawala". Tellychakkar. Retrieved 26 June 2021.
  9. ^ "Dilli Wali Thakur Gurls' mirrors society, say actors". Zee News. 26 March 2015. Retrieved 26 June 2021.
  10. ^ "Light and funny". The Hindu. 1 April 2016. Retrieved 26 June 2021.
  11. ^ "Dilli Wali Thakur Gurls to rock &TV's Killerr Karaoke". Tellychakkar. Retrieved 26 June 2021.
  12. ^ "These young TV mothers look shockingly different in real life". Times of India.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  13. ^ "Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai: Shilpa Raizada aka Surekha Goenka gets emotional as she bids adieu to the show; says, 'The whole journey is unexplainable in words'". Bollywood Life Dot Com. 2021-10-24. Retrieved 2021-10-25.

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