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Bigg Boss 15 contestant Umar Riaz is a doctor turned actor-model, rumoured to be dating Sonal Vengulekar; know all about BB13 runner-up Asim Riaz's brother here

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The Times Of India
01st October, 2021 14:05 IST

Name: Umar Riaz

Occupation: Doctor, Model, Actor

Claim to fame: Supporting brother Asim Riaz during BB13

A doctor by qualification, an actor and model by profession, Umar Riaz is all set to enter Bigg Boss 15 . He is the elder brother of Bigg Boss 13’s first runner-up Asim Riaz and came into the limelight for wholeheartedly supporting his brother during his stint.

He gained popularity as he handled Asim’s social media during his journey too. Moreover, his activeness on social media, good looks and fitness has made him garner quite a fan following ahead of his Bigg Boss stint.

Born and brought up in Jammu, Umar is a fitness enthusiast too. The model-actor completed his schooling and then went on to pursue MBBS from Government Medical College in Jammu. According to reports, he started practising as a senior doctor at Sir H N Reliance Foundation Hospital And Research Centre in Mumbai.

Though he is a doctor, his passion and interest in acting and modelling made him pursue it too. Umar has been a part of music videos alongside popular TV actress Dalljiet Kaur and Bigg Boss 12 fame Saba Khan . If reports are to be believed, though Umar has stepped into the entertainment world, he continues to practice as a doctor too.

Umar has also been rumoured to be dating actress Sonal Vengurlekar . She is known for her roles in Yeh Teri Galiyaan , Gupta Brothers and Yeh Hai Chahatein among others.

While all of this is a gist of what is know about the handsome man, fans are looking forward to knowing him better with his Bigg Boss journey.

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