Swetha Basu Prasad has confirmed that she is engaged to filmmaker and her longtime boyfriend Rohit Mittal. She however declined to talk further.
Sources in Tollywood say the engagement ceremony was attended by their close friends and the marriage is slated to be held later this year.
At present, Swetha is working in Vivek Agnihotri’s upcoming political thriller, ‘The Tashkent Files’, in which Naseeruddin Shah is playing the lead role.
She started her career as a child actress in Hindi films and television series and went on to play lead roles in Bengali, Telugu and Tamil cinema. For her performance in the 2002 film ‘Makdee’, she won the National Film Award for Best Child Artiste.
In 2008, she debuted in Telugu cinema and played her first starring role in the film ‘Kotha Bangaru Lokam’, co-starring Varun Sandesh. The film became a large commercial success.