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Patrakar Popatlal – Shyam Pathak

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Shyam Pathak as Patrakar Popatlal

Patrakar Popatlal
(Original Name : Shyam Pathak)

Shyam Pathak is a Television Actor. He is playing the character of Patrakar Popatlal on Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah who is a Patrakar (Journalist). He always keeps a Chhatri (Umbrella) with him. He is a under weight and funny character.

He comes from a very simple middle-class Gujarati family, born on 6th June, 1976. His mother wanted him to become a CA. So, he worked hard and became one but that wasn’t something he wanted to do. He wanted to be an actor. So without informing anyone at home, he joined the National School of Drama (NSD). There he met a South Indian girl who was his classmate and later become his wife. His elder daughter Niyati is five and son Parth is one-and-a-half-years-old.

He is very cynical and demands everything to be cancelled, with the tag lines “Cancel kardo” and “Duniya hila doonga”. He is shown in an episode where Popatlal and Daya go to a guru before Shivratri for Marriage Consultation, and he always tries to marry but in vain he doesn’t succeed.

He is popular uncle for the “Tapu Sena”.He is one of the funniest and popular character in Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah.

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  • popatlal please be bachelor u r entertaining us as a bachelor audience enjoying it .stay as a bachelor

    sorry to say but husband banna cancel karo bhai

  • When popatlal got married? This is high time now. We eagerly waiting for that. It will great fun to see.popatlal & all the membar of the show are became our family my 2years daughter is also fan of the show. Great work guys thanks & respect from us

  • Hi Patrakar Popatlal sir, I am a big fan of entire characters of Taarak Mehta Ka oolta Chasma.. Especially I like character of Patrakar Popatlal..
    I am a Doctor by qualification and working in S.B.H. Govt. Medical College and Sarvochar Rugnalay, Dhule( Maharashtra) . It has been always my hobby of wearing different fashioned cloths.. So I liked all jackets that you wear in the Serial.. I searched in many cities and visited many Shops , looked for online shopping of Jackets..But unfortunately I could not get it..
    It is my sincere request to you to tell me the address from where I can purchase that..
    Will you please send me mail?
    All the best to entire Team of Taarak Mehta Ka oolta Chasma..

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