Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah is one of the longest-running Indian television shows. The first episode of the show aired on Sony Sab on 28th July 2008. Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah has successfully established its position in the Guinness World Record for the longest-running Indian daily sitcom on television by episode count. The plot is based on the lives of people of different cultures residing in the same society called, “Gokuldham”. The show is a major success that garnered the actors on the show name, fame, and a lot of love and appreciation. But do you know what are the real identities of these actors? Take a look at the real names of Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah.
Dilip Joshi as Jethalal Gada
The most famous character of Jethalal Gada in Taarak Mehta ka Ooltah Chasmah is played by the very talented actor Dilip Joshi.
Dilip Joshi has also been a part of several other television shows like Agadam Bagdam Tigdam, Kabhi Yeh Kabhi Woh, Hum Sab Ek Hain, Shubh Mangal Savadhan, Kya Baat Hai, Daal Mein Kala, and Meri Biwi Wonderful. He also was a part of Bollywood movies like What’s Your Raashee, Maine Pyar Kiya, Hum Aapke Hain Koun!, Phir Bhi Dil Hai Hindustani, and even Hum Aapke Hain Koun!
Amit Bhatt as Champak Lal Gada
The character of Champak Lal Chacha is played by Amit Bhatt. He is famously recognized for his role in Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah. Bhatt has also been a part of other shows like C.I.D. and Khichdi (2002).
Disha Vakani as Daya Gada
Everyones favorite Daya Bhabi a.k.a Daya Tapu Ke Papa Gada as she calls herself was played by Disha Vakani. Surprised by why “was”? Well soon after Disha gave birth to a beautiful baby she has been on a break. Although there has not been any replacement for Daya’s character in TMKOC.
Bhavya Gandhi as Tapu ( OLD )
Raj Anadkat as Tapu
Jetha Lal Gada and Daya Gada are parents to Tapu Gada who is also the leader of Tapu Sena of the Gokuldham society. Raj Anadkat plays the role of Tapu in the show. He replaced Bhavya Gandhi who previously played Tapu Gada in TMKOC.
Shailesh Lodha as Taarak Mehta ( OLD )
Sachin Shroff replaced Shailesh Lodha as Taarak who also is the narrator of the Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah. Previously, Shailesh Lodha played Taarak Mehta for many years.
Sachin Shroff as Taarak Mehta
Neha Mehta as Anjali Taarak Mehta ( OLD )
Neha Mehta plays the role of Taarak’s wife on the show. She is a very strict dietitian.
Sunayana Fozdar as Anjali Taarak Mehta
Tanuj Mahashabd as Krishnan Subramaniam Iyer
Krishnan Subramaniam Iyer, played by Tanuj Mahashabde, is a scientist from Chennai, Tamil Nadu, and the society’s treasurer. Husband of Babita. He and Jethalal have a cordial rivalry.
Munmun Dutta as Babita Krishnan Iyer
Jethalal Gada’s crush Babita Ji and Krishnan Subramaniam Iyer’s wife role is played by Munmun Dutta.
Mandar Chandwadkar as Aatmaram Tukaram Bhide
A tuition teacher from Ratnagiri, Maharashtra, and Gokuldham society’s secretary, the role of Bhide is played by Mandar Chandwadkar.
Sonalika Joshi as Madhavi Aatmaram Bhide
Sonalika Joshi plays the role of Aatmaram’s wife and she runs a small pickle business in the society itself.
Palak Sindhwani as Sonalika Bhide
Palak Sindhwani replaced Nidhi Bhanushali and is currently Sonu of Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chasmah.
Nidhi Bhanushali as Sonalika Bhide (OLD)
Jheel Mehta as Sonalika Bhide (OLD)
Ambika Ranjankar as Komal Hansraj Hathi
Ambika Ranjankar plays the role of Gulabkumar’s mother and Dr. Hathi’s wife.
Kush Shah as Goli Hansraj Hathi
Goli is played by actor Kush Shah.
Gurucharan Singh as Roshan Singh Sodhi ( OLD)
A very strong character from Punjab named Roshan Singh Sodhi is played by Gurucharan Singh.
Laad Singh Maan as Roshan Singh Sodhi ( OLD)
Balvinder Singh Suri as Roshan Singh Sodhi
Jennifer Mistry Bansiwal as Mrs. Roshan Singh Sodhi
Roshan has a Parsi wife who also goes by the name Roshan. Jennifer Mistry Bansiwal plays the role of Roshan’s wife.
Samaya Shah as Gogi
Mr. and Mrs. Sodhi has a son who is fondly called Gogi. Samaya Shah plays the role of Gurucharan Singh.
Sharad Sankla as Abdul
The character of Abdul is played by Sharad Sankla.
Azhar Shaikh as Pinku
He is another member of Tapu Sena played by Azhar Shaikh.
Ghanashyam Nayak as Natwarlal Prabhashankar Udhaiwala
The famous Natu Kaka character is played by Ghanashyam Nayak.
Kiran Bhatt as Natwarlal Prabhashankar Udhaiwala ( New )
Tanmay Vekaria as Bagha
Bagha is another employee at Gada electronics and the part is played by Tanmay Vekaria.