She learned Kuchipudi which allowed her to win a beauty contest and become a working model. This was before her film debut in E. V. V. Satyanarayana's Kithakithalu.
She found her big break in Bala's Avan Ivan. She didn't wear any makeup in the film and did all of her own dubbing.
Her parents are Raj Kumari and Abdul Hameed.
She starred opposite Allari Naresh in Kithakithalu.