In 2018, an unusual comic burst onto the Indian standup comedy scene – Deepika Mhatre, maid by day & performer by night! But, how did she arrive at this juncture?
In ‘The Housemaid Who Became A Comedy Sensation’, we explore how her humble origins led to her becoming India’s favourite ‘maushi’!
1. Small Home filled with Loud Laughter
As a child, Deepika was the life of the party. An ardent helper, she’d help her mother manage her home. Unlike other children, who would have toys to play with or pocket money to enjoy, she had neither – but was always ready with a joke up her sleeve.