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Other names  Komal
Residence  Patna
Role  Actress
Name  Poonam Sinha
Occupation  actor

Sonakshi Sinha smiling with her mother Poonam Sinha on Day 2 of India Bridal Fashion Week, held in Mumbai
Full Name  Poonam Chandiramani
Born  3 November 1949 (age 71) (1949-11-03) Hyderabad, India
Spouse  Shatrughan Sinha (m. 1980)
Children  Sonakshi Sinha, Luv Sinha, Kush Sinha
Movies  Jodhaa Akbar, Jigri Dost, Dil Diwana
Similar People  Shatrughan Sinha, Sonakshi Sinha, Luv Sinha, Kush Sinha, Reena Roy

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Poonam Sinha (née Chandiramani) is an Indian actress, who acted in Hindi cinema under screen name Komal in her early career. She is a former Miss Young India (1968) who has worked in minor roles in Hindi movies, and has also produced two films.


Poonam Sinha smiling and holding her phone while wearing red dress, earrings and necklace


Poonam Sinha smiling while wearing green dress, earrings and necklace

She was credited as Komal in all her films as heroine including Jigri Dost, Dil Diwana and others. She was cast with Shatrughan Sinha in the movie Sabak (1973). The two later got married in 1980. The two had earlier met in a train compartment while traveling. After her marriage, she largely left her acting career to raise their children. After a long gap of thirty years she starred in the film Jodha Akbar (2008) playing the role of Mallika Hamida Banu Begum - mother of Emperor Akbar enacted by Hrithik Roshan directed by noted film director Ashutosh Gowariker.

Personal life & family

She is the wife of actor-politician Shatrughan Sinha. She is the mother of twin brothers actor Luv Sinha and Kush Sinha, and Hindi movie actress Sonakshi Sinha.


Poonam Sinha smiling while wearing white and pink dress, eyeglasses, earrings and necklace
  • Jigri Dost (1968)
  • Aadmi Aur Insaan (1969)
  • Aag Aur Daag (1970)
  • Sabak (1973)
  • Shaitaan (1974)
  • Dil Diwana (1974)
  • Dream Girl (1977)
  • Mitr, My Friend (2002)
  • Jodha Akbar (2008)

  • Poonam Sinha smiling while wearing brown and cream dress and jewelries
    As Producer
  • Prem Geet (1981) (Associate Producer)
  • Mera Dil Leke Dekho (2006)
  • References

    Poonam Sinha Wikipedia