Rare Facts About Smita Patil We Bet You Didn't Know

Smita started off her career as a TV news anchor. She was the newsreader with Doordarshan

She made her debut in entertainment world through Marathi with Samna as Kamley in Bollywood with Mere Saath Chal as Geeta

Smitha after winning national award for Movie Bhumika.She gave her award money to charity

She was an active feminist and one of the fearless actress during that era. She was also the member of Mumbai Women's Centre

She was visibly uncomfortable doing the song-and-dance routine. After filming the rain song Aaj rapat jayen in Namak Halaal  

Smita was very close to Amitabh Bachchan until she fell in love with Raj Babbar and married him. . 

Smita did B Subhash’s Dance Dance in 1987 while she was pregnant with her son Pratik Babbar 

After Smita’s death, Shabana Azmi offered to dub for Smita in Waaris. But it was Rekha who got the privilege.