Nithya Balaji is a contestant of the second season of the reality TV show,
Tamil. She is the ex-wife of Tamil film actor
and they have a daughter named Poshika. Nithya was born and raised up in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India, where she also studied. At present, she is working for a Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) in Chennai.
Previously, she joined several reality TV shows including Jodi No. 1 along with Thadi. This time, she enters the Bigg Boss house and surprisingly, Thadi is also part of the show as a contender. Many are hopeful that the two will have a reunion for their daughter after their separation. It was said that Thadi allegedly tortured Nithya, which led her to file a case against him.