Remember the film Paa? The film starred Amitabh Bachchan, Abhishek Bachchan, and Vidya Balan. The film is based on a rare genetic condition known as progeria and places emphasis on a father-son relationship. The film also starred a cute child actress Taruni Sachdev. She was so cute and sadly she is no more in this world now!
What happened to her, how she died?
Taruni Sachdev was born in Mumbai to a city-based industrialist, Haresh Sachdev and his wife Geeta Sachdev. She made appearances in advertisements of Rasna, Colgate, ICICI Bank, Reliance Mobile, LG, Coffee Bite, Gold Winner, Shakti Masala, Star Flush Dreams and the Bollywood film Paa (2009). She was also known as Rasna Girl.
She was the highest paid child artist of her time. She was working in the serial Sasural Simar Ka as Durgarani when she died and after her death, her role in the Hindi serial was replaced with Yeh Hain Mohabtein fame Ruhanika Dhawan.
Taruni Sachdev died in the Agni Air Flight CHT plane crash in Nepal, on 14 May 2012, her 14th birthday. Taruni’s mother Geetha Sachdev who accompanied her on the flight also died.