Divyanka Tripathi is an Indian actress who works in the Hindi television industry. Establishing herself as one of the most popular actresses in the industry, she rose to fame by playing a dual role in Zee TV’s serial Banoo Main Teri Dulhann for which she won the Indian Television Academy Award for Best Actress in the drama category. Later, she garnered the Indian Telly Award for Best Actress in a Lead Role for portraying the character of Dr. Ishita Raman Bhalla in Star Plus’s soap opera Ye Hai Mohabbatein.Tripathi was born on 14 December 1984 in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh.
She completed her schooling and college from a Nutan college in Bhopal.Tripathi completed a mountaineering course from the Nehru Institute of Mountaineering in Uttarkashi and rifle shooting course from Bhopal Rifle Academy. She holds gold medals in riflery.Tripathi started her career as an anchor on Akash Vani, Bhopal. She participated in Pantene Zee Teen Queen in 2003 and won the title of Miss Beautiful Skin. In 2004, Tripathi participated in India’s Best Cinestars Ki Khoj and was declared a winner from Bhopal zone.She was crowned Miss Bhopal in 2005.