Ajit Vachani

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Ajit Vachani
Born 1951
Died (2003-08-25)25 August 2003
Mumbai, India
Other names Ajit Vachhani
Occupation actor

Ajit Vachani (1951 – 25 August 2003) was an Indian film and television actor. He had worked in many Hindi films as a character actor, including Mr. India (1987) (as Teja), Maine Pyar Kiya (1989) and Kabhi Haan Kabhi Naa (1993). In all he acted in over 50 Hindi films, besides three Sindhi movies. He also acted in television serials including Hasratein, Daane Anaar Ke and Ek Mahal Ho Sapno Ka.[1][2]


Ajit started his TV career with Samvaad Video's Bante Bigadte (1985), produced by Rakesh Chaudhary, and soon become a popular face on the television and soon he was appearing in Hindi films.[3]

Vachhani has acted in over 50 Hindi films, three Sindhi films and was a regular in Gujarati and Marathi plays. He acted in Sooraj Barjatya's Maine Pyaar Kiya, Hum Aapke Hain Koun... a nd Hum Saath-Saath Hai. His other films include Mr India, Aankhen, Har Dil Jo Pyar Karega, Phir Bhi Dil Hai Hindustani and Kabhi Haan Kabhi Naa.

Vachhani's last serial, Ek Mahal Ho Sapnon Ka, ran for 1,000 episodes in Gujarati, Hindi and Marathi. He made a name in the industry as a character artiste.

Personal life[edit]

He died in Mumbai on 25 August 2003 at the age of 52, after a prolonged illness and was survived by his wife (Charusheela Sable)and two daughters.[4]




  1. ^ "Actor dies". The Telegraph. 26 August 2003. 
  2. ^ "I will be your father figure". Indian Express. 1 December 1998. 
  3. ^ "TV actor Ajit Vachhani dies at 52". Indiantelevision.com. 25 August 2003. 
  4. ^ "Actor Ajit Vachhani dead". Rediff Movies. 25 August 2003. 

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