Upadhyaya was born in Mumbai, India, and began her acting career in the early 2000s. She is best known for her role as Maya Sarabhai in the popular television series Sarabhai Vs Sarabhai.
The accident happened on the outskirts of Mumbai when Upadhyaya’s car collided with a truck. She was pronounced dead at the scene.
Upadhyaya’s death has been met with shock and grief by her fans and colleagues. Many have taken to social media to express their condolences.
“I am deeply saddened by the news of Vaibhavi’s passing,” said actor and producer Jeetendra. “She was a talented actress and a wonderful person. She will be deeply missed.”
Upadhyaya’s funeral will be held on Sunday, March 12, 2023. She is survived by her parents and her husband.