Just in Stories

Sonali Phogat, BJP Leader And ‘Bigg Boss’ 14 Wildcard Contestant Passes Away At 41

August 23, 2022 | by Kinjal Panchal

Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) leader Sonali Phogat has breathed her last on August 22, 2022. She suffered a heart attack and passed away. Sonali Phogat was in Goa on Monday with her staff when this tragic incident took place. She was 41 years old and her brother has confirmed the news of her demise.

Who Is Sonali Phogat?

Sonali Phogat was an actress and a politician. She was popularly known for her stint in Bigg Boss 14 where she appeared as a wildcard participant. Post the show, she gained immense popularity. Sonali also had an active social media presence. She often would share pictures from the political rallies and gatherings she would attend on her Instagram handle. Apart from this, her social media feed was full of pictures and videos of her daughter and the exotic places she would vacation at.

Sonali Phogat made her debut in acting through a television serial titled Ek Maa Jo Laakhon Ke Liye Bani Amma in 2016. She also starred in the Haryanvi language film titled Chhoriyan Chhoron Se Kam Nahi Hoti. Sonali also starred in several music videos and even a web series titled The Story Of Badmashgarh.

On the political front, she had contested elections from Adampur in the 2019 Haryana elections. Sonali was up against Kuldeep Bishnoi, who recently switched his party from Congress to the BJP.

Also read: Indian Born Pakistani Singer Nayyara Noor Dies At The Age Of 71. Here’s What You Should Know About The Legend

Reportedly, Sonali’s husband Sanjay Phogat passed away under mysterious circumstances. The reason for his death is not yet known. he was 42 years old when he passed away. Sonali has a daughter Yashodhara Phogat.

‘Madame Butterfly’: 8 Things To Know About Japanese Couturier Hanae Mori Who Passed Away At 96

Kinjal Panchal

Kinjal is a reader of only fiction because, escapism, duh! But at the same time, she is a realist who needs proof of everything.

Know more

You may like

Join The #HauteSquad!

Sign up for our daily email and get the best delivered straight to your inbox. We pinky promise to make it awesome!



Debina Bonnerjee Serves Major Ethnic Fashion Inspiration For Moms-To-Be! 8 Times Self-Proclaimed Misogynist Andrew Tate Made Derogatory Statements About Women Shraddha Kapoor Gorging On Yummy Food Is A Total Mood! कौन है वीना नागदा जो कियारा आडवाणी के हाथों पर लगाने वाली है सिद्धार्थ के नाम की मेहंदी? Stylish Looks From Kiara Advani’s Closet That Are Sure to Make a Statement! From Gurfateh Pirzada To Naina Bhan, Meet The Cast Of Netflix Show Class From Katrina To Deepika, Celeb Brides Who Chose Mehendi Artist Veena Nagda For Their Wedding 5 Celebrity-Approved Dreamy Wedding Destinations क्या आपने देखे है Bigg Boss 16 फेम अर्चना गौतम के यह बोल्ड लुक्स? Excited About ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2023? All You Need To Know About It