Former Parliament Member that portrayed ‘Krishna’ flawlessly: Story of Mahabharata’s Nitish Bharadwaj

Mr. Nitish Bharadwaj who played the role of Krishna in BR Chopra’s Mahabharata is among the most popular roles our industry has ever experienced. It’s 30 years now when the first episode of Mahabarata was first aired and even today, people understand the importance and impact of this show after the rerun.

Nitish Bharadwaj played a key role and he is thankful that he got this opportunity. Do you know, actor Nitish Bharadwaj was a former Parliament Member and he is also a veterinary doctor? In this article, we will have a look at some interesting facts about him that defines how talented an actor he is:

Deep connection with spirituality:

It’s not just about doing a role that is superior and spiritual. Nitish Bharadwaj is a very spiritual personality and he believes the relevance of Lord Krishna is timeless and his taught principles can be applied in any area of life regardless of any situation.

His debut as a director:

He is very much attached to this cine business and he believes in learning every aspect of his. His first directorial movie was a Marathi film called Pitruroon and he also won numerous awards for that movie.

During Mahabharata, he was only 23:

A very few people know, when Nitish Bharadwaj played the popular role of Krishna, he was just 23 years old and this show gave him immense popularity.

His interest in politics:

In the year 1996, he contested for the parliamentary elections from Jamshedpur and Rajgarh and he was elected to Lok Sabha as a Member of Parliament from Jamshedpur.