The new girl to the Hindi cinema world got married to superstar Rajesh Khanna six months before the release of her debut film at the age of sixteen. Despite such an enormous success of the film, she went on hiatus and decided to raise her daughter, Twinkleand Rinke.
The actress got separated from Khanna in 1982 and two years later she came back to the films.
The actress received Filmfare ‘Best Actress’ award for debut film and in 1985 for her film, ‘Saagar’. She went on winning everyone’s heart and established herself as one of the top actresses of her time.