Biography: Anita Kanwar is a television and film actor. She essayed the role of Lajjo ji in the television series Buniyaad. She has also acted in series such as Saboot, Shanti and Pukar. Her movies include Mahesh Bhatt's Janam (1985), Mira Nair's Salaam Bombay! (1988 and Thodasa Roomani Ho Jaayen. Her performance in Salaam Bombay! won her a nomination for Filmfare Best Supporting Actress Award.