Relationship History

Sanjeev Bhaskar OBE


Jan 2005

Shekhar Bhatia


1 child together

marriage 1989
divorce 2001

Meera Syal CBE

Member of the team behind 'Goodness Gracious Me'
& 'The Kumars at No. 42'
Meera Syal CBE

Meera Syal CBE Bio Details

Full name

Meera Syal

Also known as

Feroza Syal





Date of birth

27 Jun 1961

Birth place

Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England, UK






Comedy Writer


Manchester University, Manchester, England, United Kingdom (Finished 1983)

Queen Mary's High School, Walsall, West Midlands, England, United Kingdom (1973)

On both sides of her family, Meera's ancestors were freedom fighters agains British rule of India.
In 2010 Meera's daughter Milli was accused of GBH by a boy from a party she attended.  The case progressed for a year until Milli was finally exonerated by a jury.  The 'victim' claimed that Milli had purposefully glassed him at a party while drunk.  However, the case revealed that Milli was sober and that the whole incident had been accidental.  The jury agreed after only 20 minutes deliberation and all charges were dropped.

Meera Syal CBE Children

Chameli Bhatia


Chameli Bhatia

with Shekhar Bhatia

Meera Syal CBE Siblings

Rajeev Syal


Meera Syal CBE Family

Meera Syal CBE's parents:

Meera Syal CBE's father is Surendra Syal Meera Syal CBE's mother is Surrinder Syal

Meera Syal CBE's children:

Meera Syal CBE's daughter is Chameli Bhatia

Meera Syal CBE's current partners:

Meera Syal CBE's husband is Sanjeev Bhaskar OBE

Meera Syal CBE's former partners:

Meera Syal CBE's former husband is Shekhar Bhatia

Meera Syal CBE's siblings:

Meera Syal CBE's brother is Rajeev Syal

Meera Syal CBE's grandparents:

Meera Syal CBE's grandfather was Phuman Singh Uppal Meera Syal CBE's grandfather was Tek Chand Syal

Meera Syal CBE's great grandparents:

Meera Syal CBE's great grandfather was Madan Gopal Syal   Meera Syal CBE's great great grandfather was Parmanand Syal   Meera Syal CBE's 3x great grandfather was Dhuli Chand Syal   Meera Syal CBE's 4x great grandfather was Khajan Ram Syal   Meera Syal CBE's 5x great grandfather was Bahadur Singh Syal   Meera Syal CBE's 6x great grandfather was Mul Raj Syal   Meera Syal CBE's 7x great grandfather was Hazari Mul Syal