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8 Actresses Who Come From The Army Background

The Indian Army is one of the most prestigious government institution in India and it comes as no surprise that each and every individual keeps it in high regard. In accordance to that, our Bollywood celebrities are no different as many of them share a part of their life from the same background. Below are some of the renowned Bollywood celebrities who have a background associated with the Indian Army.

1. Anushka Sharma

Anushka Sharma’s father has served as a Major in the Indian Army. As revealed by her, a the strength, the self respect and the positive approach that she has is a result of her father’s occupation.

2. Preity Zinta

The dimple queen of Bollywood, Preity Zinta, shares an integral relationship with the Indian Army as her father was an administrator in the army. Not only that, even her brother, Deepanker is currently working as a commissioned officer in the army.

3. Lara Dutta


The gorgeous Lara Dutta also belongs to the army background as her father is a retired Wing Commander.

4. Sushmita Sen

Sushmita Sen’s father was also a Air Force Wing Commander and that is how she shares a background with the Indian Air Force.

5. Neha Dhupia

Neha Dhupia’s shares a background with the Indian Navy as her father once served in it.

6. Gul Panag

The model and actress, Gul Panag is popular for her army background as it truly reflects in her personality.

7. Nimrat Kaur

Nimrat Kaur has a share of background with the Indian Army as her father served in it, where later he was abducted and assassinated by Kashmiri militants in 1994.

8. Priyanka Chopra

The global icon Priyanka Chopra has often tf about her background with the Indian Army. Her father, Dr Ashok Chopra and mother, Dr Madhu Akhauri, both have served in the Indian Army.

About Bishal Kalita

I hail from the city of Guwahati, Assam and strongly believe in finding a meaningful contentment in the subtle things of life. A published writer and an avid lover of literature, I am someone who is composed out of pain but watered with joy.

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