Rakshita Biography

Rakshita, South Indian Actress, Tamil Film Star, Kannada Film Star, Telugu Actress, Kannada Actress, Telugu Movies, Tamil CinemaRakshita is a successful South Indian heroine who has acted in Kannada, Tamil and Telugu films. Her ever smiling face allures millions of fans in South India.

Rakshita was born on 31st March in1984 in Mumbai. Her real name is Swetha. Her father, B.C. Gowri Shankar, was a famous cinematographer in Kannada and her mother, Mamatha Rao, an actress in Kannada films.

Rakshita spent her child in Mumbai and learnt dance in early years of her life. She also participated in television programmes at the age of twelve. Her father’s untimely death disturbed her a lot.

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Rakshita, South Indian Actress, Tamil Film Star, Kannada Film Star, Telugu Actress, Kannada Actress, Telugu Movies, Tamil Cinema Rakhshita began acting career with a Kannada block buster film “Appu” with Puneeth Rajkumar as co-star. She also performed the same role in Telugu remake of “Appu” which was renamed as “Idiot.”  She made a special appearance in a song in Lakshmi Narasimha where she entertained her fans performing on the beach.

Rakshitais made her position in Telugu cinema industry with these movies. She starred with top Telugu actors such as Chiranjeevi, Nagarjuna, Mahesh Babu, Jr NTR, Jagapathi Babu and Ravi Teja.

Rakshita, South Indian Actress, Tamil Film Star, Kannada Film Star, Telugu Actress, Kannada Actress, Telugu Movies, Tamil Cinema Rakhshita was popular as the BOMB heroine in Kannada film industry. She got numerous offers in Kannada films.  She produced prestigious project Jogayya directed by Prem starring Shivarajkumar in the lead role.

The gorgeous actress took retirement from films when she got married with Prem, a popular Kannada film director in 2007.

Rakhshita has great love for Kannada language and tradition. She also has a great interest in reading books, listening to music and travelling. Her favourite authors are Agatha Christie and Sidney Sheldon.



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Economic census bares impact of cuts in social sector spend (Comment: Special to IANS)

    Updated On : Jul 07,2015   1:10 pm
The recently concluded socio-economic caste census (SECC) is an exercise that draws considerable amount of awe for its sheer reach. The census surveyed 23.49 crore households across India using 6.4 lakh electronic handheld devices to arrive at a database of all households. It then ranked them on a relative scale of deprivation, after accounting for automatic inclusion (16.5 lakh) and exclusion of households (7.05 cr) based on a set of predetermined indicators. View More..

BCCI names squads for women's Challenger Trophy

    Updated On : Jun 01,2015   8:08 pm
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) The Board of Control for Cricket in India here on Monday announced the squads -- India Red, India Blue and India Green (Under-19) -- for the women's Challenger Trophy to be held at Mysuru during June 14-17. View More..

BCCI announces women's team for Test against South Africa

    Updated On : Nov 04,2014   7:52 pm
Mumbai, Nov 4 (IANS) The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) Tuesday announced the Indian women's team for the one-off Test to be played against South Africa this month. View More..

Tvesa thrilled to get DGC Ladies trophy from Saina

    Updated On : Oct 30,2014   7:58 pm
New Delhi, Oct 30 (IANS) Tvesa Malik, one of India's leading amateurs, grabbed the Usha fifth Delhi Golf Club Ladies Open Amateur title, one of the leading events for the ladies on the Indian Golf Union circuit here Thursday. View More..

Golfer Gauri leads on first day

    Updated On : Oct 28,2014   7:28 pm
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Defending champion Gauri Monga played superbly to catapult into the lead on the first day of the fifth DGC Ladies Open Amateur Golf at the Delhi Golf Club here Tuesday. View More..

Four arrested in Hyderabad for rape of Mumbai dancer

    Updated On : Jan 11,2014   12:34 pm
Hyderabad, Jan 11 (IANS) Police said Saturday they have arrested four men for the gang rape of a dancer from Mumbai on New Year Eve. View More..