Baby Indira is a well-known child artistwho worked during the 1970s and 1980s. She has acted in almost all the south Indian languages. Most of the films done by her are in Kannada. She started her career at an early age with the film Janma Rahasya in 1972. The film starred Dr. Rajkumar and Bharathi Vishnuvardhan in the lead roles. In 1976, she acted in Makkala Bhagya, in which she performed a dual role. She performed as Sheela, the daughter of Vishnuvardhan and Bharathi. This film is a remake of Kuzhandhaiyum Deivamum, a Tamil movie.
In this film, Baby Indira got a good role in reuniting her separated parents. This film earned a good name to her. Puttani Agent 123 was a film that released in the year 1979, which had Baby Indira in the lead role. The story of the film Putani Agent 123 is about the friendship of three children. Baby Indira performed as Radha, the daughter of a police inspector. In the year 1982, she acted in the Tamil movie Darling Darling Darling as the sister of K. Bhagyaraj. Chinnadantha Maga is the movie which was released in the year 1983, which had Baby Indira in a small role.
The film featured Vishnuvardhan and Madhavi and was a remake of a Telugu movie Talli Kodukula Anubandham. She acted as a heroine in Male Banthu Male opposite Arjun in 1984. Baby Indira’s sister Rasi is also an actress, who has performed as child artist in many films. Rasi did an important role in the Tamil film Arangetravelai starring Prabhu and Revathi.