Pooja Batra is an Indian actress and model and she belongs basically from the province Uttar Pradesh of India. She was born in 1973 in Faizabad, a city of Uttar Pradesh. She also holds the owner of being the Femina Miss India Miss India was a TV serial that was aired on Doord >> Read More... Miss India in 1993. Pooja Batra is the daughter of a retired army colonel Ravi Batra, who got injured in the war of 1971 between India and Pakistan. Pooja Batra’s mother Neelum Batra took part in the contest of Miss India in 1971. She was also a model and used to do modeling at a very young age as a part time job. Pooja Batra was particularly famous for the commercial of Liril soap. In fact, she was the first model to show up for the ad of Head and Shoulders shampoo in India. She took part in many campaigns of advertisements in India as a model. She reached to the heights of fame when she became the Miss India in 1993. Even after that, she continued her modeling career and also did ramp modeling in India as well as in foreign countries.
In her film career, she has played the main role in more than 20 films. Her first movie was Virasat released in 1997. In addition to this, she also worked in Dil ne Phir Yaad Kiya, Hasten Man Jaeger and Kahn Payer Na Ho Jaye. She also worked in Malayalam movies. Both the Hindi as well as Malayalam movies have earned fame for her and have opened new opportunities for work.