One of Star Plus' longest running shows, Diya
Aur Baati Hum bid adieu to its viewers on 11th September, 2016
after a successful run of 5 years. The show's leading lady Deepika
Singh aka Sandhya Bindani heaped praises for her portraying the
role of a tough IPS officer.
The show emphasises feminism, by showcasing Sandhya, as the
epitome of courage who chases her dreams of becoming an IPS
officer. In one of her interviews, Deepika has stated that the
character of Sandhya has changed her completely.
She told, ""This character has changed me completely. I have
become more mature in terms of taking decisions." The actress has a
huge fan following, not only in India, but other countries too. In
fact, Diya Aur Baati Hum is currently being aired in many
The actress recently visited Thailand on the successful
completion of the show's 1000 episodes and performed Odissi. The
actress shared her experience to a leading entertainment
She told, "On the occasion of Diya Aur Baati Hum completing 1000
episodes in Thailand, I was invited by their channel to perform
Odissi there. It was the first time when I performed this dance
form in front of the Thailand audience. There was a huge gathering
in the hall; more people wanted to come but they couldn't as only
limited number of people could be there in the hall."
She added, ""It has been a great experience performing there and
I enjoyed a lot. The response and the feedback from the audience
has been quite amazing."
The actress is currently working on a new project, which is a
web series. Way to go, Deepika!