On the occasion of Janmashtami, the new glamorous photos of Shweta Rastogi went viral. Fans have seen and admired her as Radha in Ramanand Sagar’s serial Shri Krishna. The birthday of Lord Shri Krishna i.e. Janmashtami will be celebrated with pomp across the country.
Let us tell you that from the common man to the celebs, Pooli celebrates this festival with enthusiasm. Many celebs break Dahi Handi at their home. Although everyone knows about Shri Krishna, but many TV serials have also been made to know him more closely.
One of them was Ramanand Sagar’s popular serial Shri Krishna, which even today people have not forgotten. In the serial that aired on Doordarshan, role of Shri Krishna was played by Swapnil Joshi, while Radha was played by Shweta Rastogi.
Talking about Shweta, in this show that came 29 years ago, she had made a household name by playing the role of Radha. Now she is 49 years old and is very glamorous in appearance. Read below to know how Shweta Rastogi got the role of Radha in Shri Krishna and see some of her glamorous photos…
Shweta Rastogi Was Rejected For The Role Of Radha
When Shweta Rastogi was 20 years old, she got a chance to play the role of Radha in Ramanand Sagar’s serial Shri Krishna. However, this role did not come easily to him. According to the reports, when Shweta Rastogi came to audition for the serial, she was rejected at first. Shweta could not impress Ramanand Sagar with her dialogue delivery.
However, Ramanand Sagar could not forget Shweta Rastogi’s simplicity as he did not like whoever came after him to audition. He again called Shweta to audition. And in the second time Shweta got selected.
Actually, for the second time in the audition, Ramanand Sagar asked Shweta Rastogi to dance. Since Shweta was a trend dancer, she did a perfect dance and she was selected for the role of Radha. It is said that Ramanand Sagar was so impressed by seeing Swapnil and Shweta in Radha-Krishna’s getup that he used to touch both of his feet before shooting.
Born in Meerut in 1973, Shweta Rastogi is now 49 years old. At present, she lives in Mumbai with her husband. Let us tell you that he started working in serials from the age of 4. Shweta Rastogi made her debut in 1988 with Rekha’s film Khoon Bhari Maang. After that she appeared in many films as a child artist. Along with films, she also appeared in TV serials.
She has worked in serials like Jai Hanuman, Kesar, Woh Rahne Wali Mahal Ki, Thhosi Zameen Thoda Ka Aasmaan, Stree Teri Yehi Kahani, Shri Ganesh, Siya Ke Ram, Internet Wala Love. She is still active in the acting field.