<!-- Commented out because image was deleted: -->Swaroop Sampat (born 1958) is a Bollywood actress who has acted in several Hindi language films such as Naram Garam. She won the Miss India contest in 1979 and represented her country at Miss Universe 1979.
Swaroop has obtained a Ph.D. in Education from the University of Worcester in England. She has done her doctoral thesis on using drama to enhance life skills in children with learning disabilities.
She has been a leading expert in this field.
Swaroop Sampat became successful with the hugely popular TV comedy show Yeh Jo Hai Zindagi, where she played the role of (late) Shafi Inamdar's wife. She had reportedly rejected another important serial on television at that exact time because she found the script of Yeh Jo Hai Zindagi very touching and was sure that it connected well with common people and showed their day to day activities and living style with simplicity. It is a decision she is still happy about as the serial turned out to be... Read More