She said that she is currently staying in a rented house in Chennai and is paying 11,000 as rent for the home. Many wondered to hear that the actress who was even feared by top actors in her early days couldn’t even buy an own house. When asked the same to her she said that all the money she earned were used for the family and relatives and now they all left her.
The actress is currently living in Chennai with a transgender whom she has adopted. During the interview, Shakeela has revealed her bitter experience with Silk Smitha. In her initial career when Silk Smitha and Shakeela were acting in a film as a part of a scene, she said that Smitha has slapped her very hard that she had stayed away from the shoot for three days.
The producer of the film has convinced Shakeela to resume the film shoot and when Silk Smitha was asked as why did she slapped her so hard, she responded by saying since Shakeela was a new artist she hit hard as she was not crying naturally.
Shakeela says that till today, her heart is not convinced by Smitha’s answer and is still puzzled by her behavior. Shakeela says this is one of the important memory of her and she says there are still more such interesting facts in her autobiography.