On 25 January 2016, Irani married her long time boyfriend and costar from the serial Miley Jab Hum Tum , actor Mohit Sehgal in Goa in a Punjabi wedding. She forayed into acting with Jagjit Singh’s song Tumko Dekha To Yeh.
Irani started her career as a model. Sanaya made her big screen debut with a cameo in the Yash Raj Films production Fanaa as Mehbooba . Irani’s first lead role was in STAR One’s show Miley Jab Hum Tum.