Born: Peshawar, North-West Frontier Province, British India
Achala Sachdev (3 May 1920 – 30 April 2012) was an Indian film actress from Peshawar who started her career as a child actor. She later became known for mother and grandmother roles in Hindi films. Her most memorable roles were as Balraj Sahnis wife in 1965 film Waqt and Kajols grandmother in Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (1995).
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