The ‘Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashma’ comedy show has been entertaining its fans for the last 12 years. Each character of this show has created a unique identity in the hearts of the audience. Amit Bhatt, the actor who plays Bapuji or Champaklal Gada in the Tarak Mehta show, is very much liked. His comedy in the show makes the audience laugh a lot, while at the same time, his given learning fascinates the fans. Amit Bhatt has been associated with this serial from the very beginning.
Not only this, actor Amit Bhatt, who plays an elder in the serial, is only 48 years old. He got the character of ‘Bapuji’ at the age of just 36. Let me tell you, all the actors of ‘Tarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashma’ get very good salary. The fees of the actor who plays Jethalal’s father in the show are also nothing.
Amit Bhatt’s fees are comparable to actor Mandar Chandwadkar, who plays ‘Atmaram Tukaram Bhide’ in the show. This was revealed in a report printed in DNA. According to the report, Mandar Chandwadkar gets around 80 thousand rupees for an episode. So at the same time, actor Dilip Joshi, who plays the role of ‘Jethalal’ in the show, gets one and a half lakh rupees for every episode.
At the same time, talking about Champaklal Gada i.e. Amit Bhatt, the actor gets 70 to 80 thousand rupees for every episode. Which is equivalent to Mandar Chandwadkar.
The character of ‘Bapuji’ was found without giving an audition: Actor Amit Bhatt, associated with ‘Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashma’ for almost 12 years, revealed in an interview that he had not given any audition to play the role of ‘Bapuji’ in the show. Let me tell you, Amit Bhatt’s name was suggested to actor Asit Modi by actor Dilip Joshi, who plays Jethalal. After this, Amit Bhatt and Asit Modi met in a hotel and were selected to play Champaklal. Amit Bhatt is originally from Uttarakhand. He is married in real life and is the father of two twin sons.