Niki is one of India’s most respected, versatile and adored Television and Film actress, who has also worked as a model, compere, VJ, and host. She has acted for nearly 21 years in over 25 TV serials and has won many awards. She is best known for her role of Dr. Simran in the serial Astitva on Zee TV. Her looks have gained her a title of ‘Madhuri Dixit of the small screen’. She was also a judge for Femina Miss India 1994 which resulted in the win for Miss World for Ashwaria Rai Bachchan and Miss Universe for Sushmita Sen. Niki has also been a runner-up Miss World University in 1991, resulting in her being World Ambassador for Peace 1991-1992.