is Indian model, and film actress, known for her work in Malayalam , Tamil, and Bollywood. She made her bollywood debut with Madhur Bhandarkar’s 2015 drama film Calendar Girls and is currently playing lead role of Mata AdiParashakti and her avatars in the show Vighnaharta Ganesha from 22 August 2017.She was born on August 26,1992
Akanksha took up modelling projects during her short stint as an international cabin crew. She was then spotted by big production house in south following which she bagged her first project as an actor in a Tamil movie.
Early life and background
Akanksha Puri hails from Madhya Pradesh and has done her schooling from a convent school in Bhopal
Akanksha was dating Paras Chhabra (fame from Bigg Boss 13) from 2017 to 2019 however he said in the show he is not interested in her and want to end the relationship because of her possessive nature. Hearing this, She gave interviews to the media stating she pays for his clothes, shoes, rent and even pays his mother while he is away. Paras denied this and they have now broken up post his stint with Bigg Boss 13