Does Sandhya Mridul smoke?: Not Known Does Sandhya Mridul drink alcohol?: Yes Her father died when she was 14 and she was brought up by her elder brother Siddharth Mridul, who himself is a sitting judge in Delhi High Court. At age of ten, she left home to attend school at Maharani Gayatri Devi Girls’ Public School in Jaipur. She later attended Mater Dei Convent School in New Delhi. She attended Lady Sriram College, Delhi. She graduated in Mathematics, did her post graduation in marketing and went on to do a corporate job with KLM in Mumbai. She first arrived back in Mumbai to be a marketing executive; she started her career with the popular TV serial – ‘Swabhimaan’ (1995). She made her breakthrough in movies with Yash Raj Films, in Saathiya in 2002. Her character Dina was an important supporting role that got her noticed. Her show Koshish Ek Asha in which she played the role of the female protagonist, had been dubbed in Chinese in 2005 and it was telecasted in China. She was also a part of Jhalak Dikhlaja season-2, wherein she was the runner-up but couldn’t make it win. She served as a member of the jury in the 14th Television Festival held in Shanghai in 2008. She was the youngest and the only Indian in the festival. In 2014, her penchant for doing non-conformist role led her to do a scene in Ragini MMS2 in which she was seen kissing Sunny Leone.