Bindu was born on April 17th to film producer Nanubhai Desai and his wife Jyotsna, a stage actress. Bindu's road to success was not an easy one. With her father’s death at a tender age of 13 years, the burden of feeding the entire family fell on her fragile shoulders, being the eldest daughter.
Due to her Bollywood connections she was able to find a niche in movies as early as 1962 with Anpadh in which she played the well educated daughter of an illiterate Mala Sinha. However, it was only after her marriage to Gujurati businessman Champaklal Zaveri that she got her first film offer with Do Raaste (1969). The real meaty and negative role came her way with this movie in which she plays the wife of Prem Chopra.
The movie that type caste her as a vamp was Kati ...» read full biography