Born on the 4th of Jan, 1976, Shalini Sagar (nee Kapoor) is known for her current role in the hit drama series
. Known as Shalu among her friend circle, she has come a long way from her first role in Dastaan to the role of Goddess Durga in Jai Maa Durga.
, also an actor in small and close knit ceremony in July 2008. The couple have a daughter Aadya together. The two dated for about two years before tying the knot. Currently she plays the role of Dilshad Khan, a single mother in the social drama Qubool Hai on Zee TV. Her characterisation involves portraying the many problems faced by single mothers and how they have to be strong and face all difficulties to raise their children. Dilshad raises her son Asad all on her own, despite her husband abandoning them for a better life and more wealth. However, she accomplishes poetic justice as her son makes an even bigger name than his father. Shalini Kapoor has even featured in several films including Zahreela and Sapoot. She believes in celebrating all her achievements, and setting realistic targets.