Shefali Zariwala

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Shefali Jariwala
Shefali Jariwala at Sunidhi Chauhan's wedding reception at Taj Lands End (35).jpg
Shefali at Sunidhi Chauhan's wedding reception at Taj Lands End
Shefali Jariwala

ResidenceMumbai, Maharashtra, India
Other namesThong girl
EducationSt.Joseph’s Convent, Kalimpong
Sardar Patel College of Engineering, Mumbai
Alma materDegree in Information Technology (IT)[1]
OccupationModel, Actress
Years active2003-Present
Spouse(s)Harmeet Gulzaar (2005-2009)
Parag Tyagi (2014-present)[2]
Parent(s)Sunita Jariwala (Mother) and Satish Jariwala (Father)
RelativesShivani Jariwala (Sister)

Shefali Jariwala is an actress of Bollywood who has appeared in several English and Hindi music videos, and a Bollywood film. She became noted when she appeared flashing her thong in the 2002 music video Kaanta Laga, after which she became known as the "thong girl". She appeared in a 2004 Bollywood film Mujhse Shaadi Karogi as Bijili. Later, she appeared with her boyfriend in dance reality show Nach Baliye 5. In 2018, she played female protagonist in ALT Balaji's web series Baby Come Naa opposite Shreyas Talpade.[3]

Early life[edit]

Shefali graduated with an bachelor's degree in Information technology from Sardar Patel College of Engineering in 2005. During her engineering studies, she got the opportunity to work in music album and since then opted for this industry rather than the IT field. She did her schooling from St.Joseph’s Convent, Kalimpong.

Personal life[edit]

Shefali Zariwala was married to Musician Harmeet Singh and in 2009, she was involved in a public divorce dispute with her singer husband Harmeet Gulzar(meet brothers) and then she married to Actor Parag Tyagi since 2014.[4]


Shefali became famous for displaying a thong in 2002 video album "Kaanta Laga". She became known as the "thong girl".[5] After "Kaanta Laga" she did about 10-15 music albums[citation needed]. She was seen in a cameo appearance in the 2004 film Mujhse Shaadi Karogi with Salman Khan and Akshay Kumar. In 2012, she was seen in the reality show Nach Baliye 5 with her boyfriend.



Year Show Co-star Notes Channel
2008 Boogie Woogie herself Sony TV
2012–2013 Nach Baliye 5 Parag Tyagi STAR Plus


Year Film Role Notes
2004 Mujhse Shaadi Karogi Bijli
2011 Hudugaru Pankaja Naa Board Irada Bus Pankaja Song[6]

Music and Music Videos[edit]

Year Album Song Singer
2002 DJ Doll - Kaanta Laga Remix Kaanta Laga DJ Doll[2]
2004 Sweet Honey Mix Kabhi Aar Kabhi Paar Remix Smita
DJ Doll and The Return Of The Kaanta Mix Vol.2 Kaanta Laga DJ Doll
Prem Kaanta Maal Bhari Aahe - DJ Hot Remix DJ Hot
2006 Meet Bros Reloaded Pyaar Humaayn Kis Mod Pe Le Aaya DJ Doll


  1. ^ "Shefali Zariwala Height, Weight, Age, Wiki, Biography, Family, Husband". Celebrityboss - Biography of Trending Personalities. 25 January 2018.
  2. ^ a b "'Kaanta Laga' item girl Shefali Zariwala secretly marries boyfriend Parag Tyagi". 14 August 2014.
  3. ^ [1][dead link]
  4. ^ "Shefali Zariwala Age, Height, Wiki, Biography, Husband, Family". 27 September 2017.
  5. ^ Sarkar, Suparno (5 September 2018). "'Kaanta Laga' girl Shefali Zariwala on adult comedy 'Baby Come Naa': It's for intelligent dirty-minded people [Exclusive]". International Business Times, India Edition.
  6. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 28 February 2018. Retrieved 27 February 2018.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)

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