Smiriti Kalra currently plays the ravishing Ahana in Dil Sambhal Ja Zaara on Star Plus. She is also a part of an award winning short film titled Cup Of Tea. The film conveys a very powerful message on the power of education.
Directed by acclaimed filmmaker and theatre personality, Jitendra Rai of Matheno Films, ‘Cup of Tea’ is the official selection and nomination in over 72 International Film Festivals. It has already won 9 awards.
The film has garnered around 4 million views on various media platforms. Cup Of Tea was launched on Children’s Day.
When asked about the short film Smiriti says,
“This was shot last year. When I heard the narration, I fell in love with the script. Also it was for a good cause, so I agreed to do it immediately. I had a wonderful time while filming. My role demanded a lot of physical activity like running around and I thoroughly enjoyed that because I am a runner. I am happy the film is getting a lot of warmth on social networking forums and has also been to so many film festivals.”
So how important was education for her in her student life?
“It was very important. I was a very sincere student and always gave a lot of importance to my studies. I believe education gives you the strong base of your personality and it teaches you the right attitude in your life.”