Mother day special – Poonam Sinha

Sonakshi Sinha’s mother Poonam Sinha has also acted in many Hindi films under the screen name Komal. Poonam is a former Miss Young India and has worked in films like Sabak, Jodha Akbar,┬áJigri Dost, Aadmi aur Insaan, Aag aur Daag, Shaitaan, Dil Deewaana, Dream Girl and Mitr My Friend. She is also a producer and has produced films like Prem Geet and Mera Dil Leke Dekho.

Shatrughan courted Poonam for seven years before marrying her. Their real life story is a romantic one like Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, they first met in a train compartment while travelling. After marriage Poonam gave up her career to take care of their children – Sonakshi and her twin brothers – Luv and Kush Sinha.

Poonam will soon be seen together with her daughter in a commercial for the brand Fem, to launch a range of facial bleaches and other beauty products.