Praveen Kumar Sobti is an eminent actor, sportsperson, politician, and producer. Praveen was born on the 6th of December in the year 1947. His place of birth is Sarhali Kalan in Punjab. He went to the Government School located in Sarhali Kalan. Sobti has acquired brilliance in the field of sports too. He is a professional trainer in Discus Throw and Indian Hammer. He has played at both national and international levels. Sobti's interest in sports was since School time when his teachers recognized his talents and provided him the platform to perform in various sports events. Sobti, at the Asian Games in the year 1966, won a gold medal. Sobti also bagged the silver medal at the Commonwealth Games. In the years 1970 and 1974, he won gold and silver medals at the Asian Games. He was not only successful in his sports a career but also created milestones with his acting skills too.
Praveen Kumar Sobti marked his debut in the film industry with the film Raksha that starred Jeetendra. Sobti has gained popularity amongst the audience after he did the iconic role of Bheem, which he performed in the mythological tale Mahabharata. The serial made him acquired a lot of fame. His role and his acting got a lot of pf appreciation from the people, including kids. Sobti has also worked in films like Hum Se Hai Zamana, Zabardast, Shehenshah, Mohabbat Ka Dushman, Karishma Kudrat Ka, and many more. He has also contributed to the iconic serial
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This talented individual got honored with the prestigious Arjuna Award given by the Government of India. His brilliance with his sports made him enter BSF and bagged the position of the Deputy Commandant. He deserves all the excellence as he has proved his talent in different areas, be it acting or sports.