Renown Hindi cinema actress who gave performances in Bombay, Akele Hum Akele Tum, and Company.
She grew up wanting to be a doctor but became a model, which opened the door to Bollywood films.
She worked as a women's rights activist and became a UNFPA Goodwill Ambassador in 1999.
Her grandfather Bishweshwar Prasad Koirala was the Prime Minister of Nepal. She has a brother named Siddharth Koirala. She was married to Samrat Dahal from 2010 until 2012.
She starred with Ajay Devgan in the 2002 film Company.