From rented one-room set to swanky bungalow: Neha Kakkar's headway
Neha Kakkar is a success story! Impressing one and all with her versatile voice, the 31-year-old singer has managed to make a blockbuster headway from a humble, rented one-room set to a swanky bungalow in Rishikesh, her hometown in Uttarakhand. Neha recently treated her fans by sharing the utterly contrasting images of her two residences. Read on to know more.
Taking to Instagram, Neha shared two pictures, one of her luxurious new bungalow and other showing the tiny quarter where the singer was born. Talking of her previous home, Neha wrote, "We Kakkar's used to stay in a 1 room inside which my mother had put a table which was our kitchen...And that room also was not our own, we were paying rent (sic)."
Describing herself as "self-made", Neha added, "Now whenever I see our own bungalow in the same city (Rishikesh), I always get emotional." The singer concluded her post, thanking her family and fans for their support. "Biggest thanks to my family. Sonu, Tony (brothers; both singers), mom, dad, Mata Rani (God) and ofcourse my NeHearts (referring to her fans) and all my well wishers (sic)."
This is the Bungalow we Own now in #Rishikesh and Swipe Right to see the house where I was Born ❤️🙏🏼 In the same house We Kakkar’s used to stay in a 1 Room inside which My Mother had put a table which was our kitchen in that small room. And that Room also was not our own, we were paying rent. And Now Whenever I see Our Own Bungalow in the Same City, I always get Emotional 🥺 . #SelfMade #NehaKakkar ❤️💪🏼 Biggest Thanks to My Family @sonukakkarofficial @tonykakkar Mom Dad Mata Rani (God) ❤️🙏🏼 and Ofcourse My NeHearts and All My Well wishers ❤️🙌🏼 . #NehuDiaries #Utrakhand #KakkarFamily
Soon after her post surfaced on the 'gram, Neha's fans and fellow celebrities poured in congratulatory messages. Actor Ravi Dubey wrote in the comments section, "Wow...how Inspiring...you have truly transformed ur destiny Neha (sic)." Meanwhile, Neha's co-judge on Indian Idol and singer/composer Vishal Dadlani penned, "So proud of you and the long, tough but always joyful journey that you have all had... Big hug!"
According to some reports, Neha's net worth is estimated to be around Rs. 24.75 crore. In fact, the singer reportedly charges a whopping Rs. 8-10 lakh per song. Best known for singing peppy tracks such as Sunny Sunny, Dilbar redux, Manali Trance, Kala Chashma, and Aankh Maare, Neha has also featured as a judge in two seasons of popular singing reality show Indian Idol.