She began her Bollywood career with the ABCL production Tere Mere Sapne (1996) along with Arshad Warsi and Chandrachur Singh. She was known more for her fabulous performances, natural beauty, Indian appeal and simple girl-next-door looks. Her performances in many films were lauded especially in Sirf Tum which was one of the highest grossing films of the year 1999.
She worked with some of the top names of that time like Shahrukh Khan in Josh and Sunil Shetty. She is remembered for her portrayal of a naive South Indian Brahmin girl in Tere Mere Sapne (1996), a smart witty waitress in Bade Dilwala (1999) and a Goan Catholic violinist in Josh (2000). She comes from a Punjabi JattSikh family.