The fifth season of Bigg Boss Kannada was kicked-off in style on Sunday, 15 October and when Contestant No. 5 – Shruti Prakash was announced many of them did not know her, but with her voice she won the hearts.
Shruti Prakash is a singer and actress, who is yet to make her debut in Kannada films. She has acted in Hindi soaps that include Saath Nibhaana Saathiya. She hails from Belagavi, but settled in Mumbai. The 24 year old from Belagavi is the new heartthrob of the state.
She has acted in TV shows Saath Nibhana Sathiya and Radha Hi Bawari, and has sung cover songs like Hawayein (Jab Harry Met Sejal) and Ye Tumhari Meri Baatein (Rock On!!).
This little unkown star to Belagavi, who setteled in Mumbai did her schooling at the Kendriya Vidyalaya at Patiala, Bikaner, Babina, Tezpur, Ahmednagar and Ballari, since her father, an army officer.
She was born in Roorkee but spent most of her life in Belagavi, her father Lt. Col. VC Prakash, retired from the army after 23 years of service.
Shruti did PUC at Jain College and graduation in Business Management at from People Tree College Belagavi.
She was an ace badminton player where she was the university blue of Rani Chennama University on two occasions.