Prachi Tehlan is the former captain of the Indian netball team, basketball player, and a well-known actress in the Indian television and film industry. She is known for her roles in the TV serial “Diya Aur Baati Hum” in 2016 and the Punjabi film “Arjan” in 2017.
Prachi Tehlan Wiki/Biography
Born on 02 October 1989, Prachi Tehlan’s age is 30 years as of 2020. She was born and brought up in a middle-class family in Delhi, India.
She completed her early schooling from Sachdeva Public School, Delhi, and Montfort Senior Secondary School, Delhi. After that, she completed her graduate course Jesus & Mary College, University of Delhi, and IMT Ghaziabad.
She also attended Maharaja Agrasen Institute of Management Studies from where she completed her Master’s of Business Administration in Human Resource and Marketing.
Since childhood, she was very active in sports. She started her career as a netball and basketball player. After that, she shifted her interest in acting and started her career as an actress in the industry.
Family, Boyfriend & Relationships
Prachi Tehlan belongs to a middle-class Hindu family in Delhi, India. She follows the Hindu religion and holds an Indian nationality. Her father’s name is Narendra Kumar Tehlan who is a businessman by profession and her mother’s name is Poonam Tehlan who is a homemaker. She also has a sibling, her younger brother’s name is Sahil Tehlan.
Prachi Tehlan’s marital status is married. She is married to Rohit Saroha who is a Delhi based businessman. The couple tied their knots on 07 August 2020 in a fairytale wedding ceremony in the presence of their parents and other closed family members. The couple shared their beautiful wedding pictures on their social media handles and shared the news of their marriage with everyone.
Prachi Tehlan is a beautiful looking girl with an attractive personality. She owns a perfect shaped figure with impressive looks. She is a fitness freak and follows a strict diet and gym schedules to keep herself fit and healthy and to maintain her hot figure. Her body type is hourglass slim and her body measurements measuring nearly 34-29-34 inches.
She is 5 feet and 11 inches tall and her body weight is nearly 56 Kg. She has beautiful long black color hair and also has blistering black color eyes. She doesn’t have any tattoo inked on her body.
Prachi Tehlan started her career as a netball player and became the captain of the Indian Netball team which represented India in the 2010 Commonwealth Games and other major Asian championship in 2010-2011. She also played basketball for 10 years since she was 13 years old.
She also worked as a corporate professional in the Development Bank of Singapore, Deloitte, Philips, and Accenture. After that, she started her acting career with her appearance on the television screen with the TV serial “Diya Aur Baati Ham” in 2016. After that, she appeared in many TV commercials and a TV serial “Ikyawann” in 2017.
She also made her debut on the big screen and appeared in three movies. She made her debut with the Punjabi movie “Arjan” in 2017 and later on she appeared in the Punjabi movie “Bailaras” in 2017 and the Malayalam movie “Mamangam” in 2019.
Prachi Tehlan received many prestigious awards throughout her sports career as well as acting career. She won a Gold Medal in 54th National Games and Awarded as Sports Women of the Year in 2010 by Jesus and Mary College. Indian Netball Team won the silver medal in 2011 South Asian Beach Games under her captaincy and this was the first-ever medal won by team India at an International level.
Apart from these she also got recognition by different media channels, newspapers, and secured the first position many times during Inter-college basketball tournaments and Under-19 category basketball tournaments.
Facts and Information
In many interviews, she revealed her hobbies as she likes reading and traveling. She loves to travel with her family and close friends and especially to her favorite holiday destinations Dubai, Europe, and Goa. She also revealed that her favorite celebrities are Salman Khan, Ranbir Kapoor, Boman Irani, Gabriel Macht, Julia Roberts, Priyanka Chopra, Madhuri Dixit, and Cate Blanchett.
Her favorite athletes are Mary Kom, Deepa Malik, Simi Singh, Sania Nehwal, Sim Bhullar, and Satnam Singh. She is also fond of reading and her favorite authors are Chetan Bhagat and Ruskin Bond.
She was the brand ambassador of the Netball Development Trust of the United Kingdom and NAZ Foundation of Delhi. She also worked for the welfare of underprivileged children and young girls to uplift the sports. She also revealed that she has many nicknames like Puch, Pucchi, Prada, Pacchan, Queen of Court, and Lass of The Rings. She also stated that her inspiration and mentors are coach V.P. Niroola and coach Bijender Hooda.