One of the finest actresses in the history of Hindi cinema, Smita Patil is till now regarded as ‘one of a kind’ in the league of Bollywood heroines. During her highly successfull career, she received two National Film Awards and also a Filmfare Award. She was also the recipient of the Padma Shri, which is India’s fourth-highest civilian honour. While her career was at the peak at the time, Smita really had to struggle in her personal life.
Her stupendous performance in the film Arth worked miraculously for the audience as she was herself living that life simultaneously. She was always regarded as the ‘other woman’ in Raj Babbar’s life who was married to Nadira Babbar and had two children. She had to face a public backlash and it became really hard for her to tackle it all. Today on the occasion of her birthday, we bring to you a synopsis of Smita’s life journey which was actually a sad struggle and effort to find happiness and acceptance in the society.
Read some unknown facts about Smita’s affair with Raj Babbar and how it ended for her.
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Source Credits: Daily Bhaskar