Namitha born Mukesh Vankawala is an Indian actor who has appeared in Telugu, Tamil, Kannada, Hindi and Malayalam films. She was crowned Miss Surat in the year 1998. She was a participant in the 2001 Miss India pageant. She made a series of TV commercials that Himani cream & hand soap, Arun Ice Cream, Manikchand Gutka and Nyle herbal shampoo.
Namitha was the cynosure of all eyes at the audio launch of Ambuli the first 3-D movie in Tamil. Kollywood bigwigs who Parthiepan, Cheran, Kayar, Blaaze, Naresh Iyer, Producer Loganathan, director duo Hari Shankar, Hari Narayanan and the entire cast and crew of the film were present in the apartment.
From the moment Namitha walked in, dressed casual in black jeans and a dark blue top, all eyes were on the actor and Shutterbug went into a tizzy. Since the oomph girl was invited to say a few words, she began her speech. The actor ended his speech by blowing a flying kiss to the audience and left the room.
She made her acting debut in Telugu film sontham against aaryan Rajesh, directed by sreenu vitla. After she starred in the Tamil film "AAI". 17. April 2011 she inaugurated Nungambakkam (Chennai) branch of the famous Sports Cafe Blitz.