Ekta belongs to Kashmir. Ekta has worked in the Marketing and Sales department of an FMCG giant in the country.
23 year old Ekta likes cooking and Tennis. She was selected for the role of Sahibaa in Rab Se Sona Isshq from around 500 girls,as she had the delightful innocence, radiance and the spark required to be Saahiba. Ekta was lucky enough to grab the role in just 4 days after landing to Mumbai.
Ekta was earlier marrying to Kanan Malhotra in real life. But the relation was called off later. Kanan is playing role of Daljeet in Rab Se Sona Isshq.
Currently she is playing the role of Doctor as Suhani in Bade Achhe Lagte Hain on Sony TV.