29 May 2023, Mumbai: Actress Dipika Kakar, known for her role in the popular daily soap ‘Sasural Simar Ka,’ has decided to bid adieu to acting. The reason behind her decision is her pregnancy and the desire to embrace the role of a housewife and mother. Dipika, who is married to actor Shoaib Ibrahim, expressed her happiness about this phase of her life and her excitement about welcoming their first child.
Fans of the actress were taken aback by her announcement and expressed their disappointment on social media platforms. Dipika, who began her acting career at a young age and worked consistently for around 10-15 years, shared her intention to step away from the limelight and focus on her family.
Dipika gained nationwide fame through her portrayal of the lead character in ‘Sasural Simar Ka,’ where she met her now-husband Shoaib Ibrahim, who was her co-star on the show. She also participated in reality shows such as ‘Nach Baliye 8’ and ‘Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 8.’ Her stint on ‘Bigg Boss 12’ catapulted her to further popularity, and she emerged as the winner of the controversial reality game show.
In her last on-screen appearance in the show ‘Kahaan Hum Kahaan Tum’ in 2020, Dipika played the role of a small screen actress opposite Karan Grover, who portrayed the character of a doctor.Dipika’s decision to leave acting and embrace her new role as a housewife and mother has made headlines, leaving her fans surprised and curious about her future endeavours
Article By Tanya Chantola