Vijayta Pandit

  • Birthday: 25. August 1967
  • Birthplace: Mumbai, Maharashtra, India


Vijayta Pandit is an actress and playback singer, most famous for her first film Love Story (1981).

Vijayta comes from a musical family originating from Pili Mandori Village in Hissar district of Haryana state. Pandit Jasraj is her uncle. Her older sister is Sulakshana Pandit, and like her, is an actress and playback singer. Her brothers are music directors Jatin Pandit and Lalit Pandit, better known as Jatin-Lalit.

Rajendra Kumar cast her alongside with his son Kumar Gaurav in Love Story (1981), which became a "blockbuster" at the box office. She and Gaurav played star-crossed lovers, and they also developed a relationship off-screen. After the film became a hit, she turned down film offers wanting to be with Gaurav. But the relationship ended, due to family tensions. Vijayta went back to films and had another hit Mohabbat (1985).