Extremely beautiful Nafisa, has many accomplishments in her kitty. From 1972-1974 she was a National Swimming Champion. She won the coveted Miss India title in 1976. Her list of talents does not end here; she was even a Jockey in 1979 at the Calcutta Gymkhana.
Ali began her acting career in Bollywood, with notable films like “Junoon” in 1979. Her most memorable roles have been ones in “Major Saab” in 1998 with superstar Amitabh Bachchan, “Life in a… Metro” in 2007 and in 2010 opposite veteran Bollywood star Dharmendra in the movie “Yamla Pagla Deewana”. Nafisa was also appointed as the Chairperson of Children’s Film Society of India in 2005.
Warm hearted yet fierce, Nafisa Ali, is an active Social Reformist. She even contested in Indian Lok Sabha elections twice, once from Indian National Congress and Other from Samajwadi Party. She is currently a Member of Indian National Congress.
Ali is happily married to Polo Player and Arjuna Awardee Colonel R.S. Sodhi and has three children with whom she is settled in Mumbai, India.