AMITA. A paternal aunt; the sister of one's father. Inst. 3, 6, 3.

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Now Amita Dhiri is tailing bad guys through the streets as a tough-talking detective in The Bill.
Amita Malhotra, of Gosforth, was struck by what Prerna suffered after going through an arranged marriage.
Johnny Vegas, Fiona Allen, Clive Russell, Mark Heap, Pearce Quigley and Amita Dhiri also star.
While Daniella Nardini and Natasha Little have since had hit series of their own, Amita Dhiri was nowhere to be seen, apart from a guest appearance in medical drama McCallum.
She said Amita Health will occupy the long vacant space previously occupied by Dominick's, which left the community in 2013.
MANILA -- Arnel Amita recovered his fumble from the spot and stunned University of the Philippines goalkeeper Ace Villanueva to give Far Eastern University a 10 victory in the semifinals of the UAAP Season 77 football tournament Sunday evening at Rizal Memorial Football Stadium.
DID Sanjay Sinh, the ' Raja of Amethi', marry Amita without divorcing his first wife Garima?
The BBC yesterday confirmed that Jack Davenport (Miles), Andrew Lincoln (Egg), Amita Dhiri (Milly), Daniela Nardini (Anna) and Jason Hughes (Warren) have all signed-up for the 90- minute show.
So says Amita Dhiri, anyway, whose first baby is due in March.