Pragati Mehra was once a shy girl brought up in Delhi. But as she grew, she became an amazing combination of beauty and talent. Pragati has an amazing screen presence in the serials she does.
Pragati has done some 45 commercial ads. She recently did a jeweler’s ad shoot in Kerala for ten days. This was for Kalyan Jewelers. She has no plans to marry in the near future and is concentrating on her career.
Chatting on the laptop is one of her favorite ways to pass time. Pragati loves to party and to socialize. She spends time in reading screenplays. She also spends a lot of time with her mother. Cooking is a passion for her. Another hobby is reading non-fiction books.
Choti Bahu-Sawar Ke Rang Rachi was one of the serials she was seen in. But she is most known for her role in Uttaran being aired on Colors channel. Here she plays the role of Divya Thakur or Thakurain as everyone addresses her in the serial. Uttaran follows the lives of two friends of varied backgrounds, Ichcha-the daughter of a maid and Tapasya, daughter of the well to do Jogi Thakur and Divya. This serial has already completed more than 1100 episodes and is still going strong.
Pragati got the offer of Uttaran through a social networking site. It happened at the time when she was working in another serial on Star Plus – Kumkum. Lately Pragati has been absent from the sets of Uttaran and it is rumored that she is being replaced by
of “Iss Pyar Ko Kya Naam Doon” fame. It is reported that Pragati has left Uttaran for Life Ok channel’s Do Dil Ek Jaan where she will play the role of Daya Mai.