Rupal Patel

Rupal Patel (Gujarati: રૂપલ પટેલ) is an Indian actress. She is known for her portrayal of Kokila Modi in the soap opera Saath Nibhaana Saathiya on Star Plus. Since 18 March 2019 she is playing the role of Meenakshi Rajvansh in Star Plus show Yeh Rishtey Hain Pyaar Ke, which is a Spin-off of Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai.

Rupal Patel
Born (1975-01-02) 2 January 1975
Mumbai, India
ResidenceMumbai, India
NationalityIndian, University of Mumbai, Mumbai
Years active1991–present
Known forHer role as Kokila Modi in Saath Nibhana Saathiya; as Meenakshi in Yeh Rishtey Hain Pyaar Ke
Spouse(s)Radha Krishna Dutt

Early life and Carrer

Patel was trained in acting at the National School of Drama in New Delhi.[1] She owns a theatre group by the name Panorama Art Theatres which is involved in children's plays. She has a degree in Commerce as well. Rupal has worked in few films with director Shyam Benegal.[2]

Apart from this Patel has featured in a lot of special appearances in various shows. She is always chosen for portraying strong grey characters. She was seen as a hardcore warden in one of the episodes of C.A.T.S. which was an Indian remake of TV series Charlie's Angels. She was also featured in few episodes of Crime Patrol.

From 2017, Patel works on the Swachh Bharat project and is an ambassador for it. Twice, he received honour from Indian PM Narendra Modi for her works.[3]




Year Show Role Channel Notes
2001 Shagun Lakhi Star Plus Television debut
2002 Sau Dada Sasuna Aashalata Sheth ETV Gujarati [1]
2009 Jaane Kya Baat Hui Vrinda Colors TV
2010—2017 Saath Nibhaana Saathiya Kokila Modi Star Plus [4]
2019 Manmohini Kubarjra (Usha) Zee TV Cameo[5]
2019—present Yeh Rishtey Hain Pyaar Ke Meenakshi Rajvansh Star Plus [6][7]


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