REAL NAME—— JASWINDER SINGH.
Jaswinder Singh Bhalla was born on 4th, May 1960 in Doraha, Ludhiana, Punjab, India is a Punjabi comedian and actor. He is also a faculty at Punjab Agricultural University.He has a Ph.D. in Agriculture Science from Punjab Agricultural University.
As a student at Punjab Agricultural University, Jaswinder Bhalla had done comedy performances in university programmes. He started his professional career in 1988 along with co-performer Bal Mukund Sharma with audio cassette Chhankata 1988.Bal Mukund Sharma and Jasiwnder Bhalla were classmates in Punjab Agriculture University. Word Chankata originated from the collage level annual show performed by Bhalla and Sharma in PAU. They were noticed by Doordarshan Kendra, Jalandhar while performing in Pro. Mohan Singh Mela (culture festival). On personal backing of Punjabi author Jagdev Singh Jassowal. He has released over 27 audio and video albums of Chankata series. Apart from Bal Mukund Sharma, Neelu Sharma has also been part of Chhankata series. Starting with Chhankata 2002, series is also realised as video cassette.
He started his professional carrier as a comedian in 1988 with Chankata 88 and became actor with film Dulla Bhatti. He is famous for his comedy series Chankatta and comedy roles in Punjabi films.
In Chhankata series he portray many characters, each of which represents a different section of society in Punjab. Chacha Chatur Singh is the main character and is an old villager, Bhana is a youngster from Chatur Singh’s village who has emigrated to the USA and appears in the Chhankata as NRI, JB is the son of Chatur Singh. Another notable character is Taya Fumhan Singh.
Jaswinder has worked in Punjabi feature films like “Mahaul Theek Hai,” “Jeeja Ji,” “Jihne Mera Dil Luteya”, “Power cut,” “Kabaddi Once Again,” “Apan Phir Milange,” “Mel Kara De Rabba,” “Carry On Jatta,” “Jatt and Juliet, Jatt Airways. In some punjabi films he always speak with different Takia Klams. Such as Mein Taa Bhannduu Bullan Naal Akhrote, Je Chandigarh Dhaijoo Pinda Warga Taa Rehjooo or Dhillon Ne Kaalaa Cot Aiven Ni Payeya. He said through his art, he highlights social evils like female foeticide, drugs and unemployment.