Alli Bahndari is a Junior (Grade 11) at Degrassi Community School

Alli Bahndari
Date of Birth 1995
Place of Birth Canada
Gender female


Relationships Jake Martin (current boyfriend,)
Family TBA
Portrayed By Melinda Shankar


She is first shown as rebellious and determined, landing herself in many difficult and drastic situations. After her parents were made aware of her former ways by her extremely thick permanent record, she realized she needed to change her life for the better. After running away from home, she and her family became close again, determined to change. Despite turning over a new leaf, Alli still has a bad habit of making mistakes.She is the younger sister of Sav Bhandari, a Degrassi graduate. She used to go out with Dave Turner but she broke up with him after he had sex with another girl while Alli was away during the summer. She is best friends with Jenna Middleton .She is good friends with Connor and Adam.

Season 1Edit

In Episode 103 She Doesn't Have to Know Part 1

  • She and Jake lock eyes
  • Alli sees Jake outside her classroom and waves.

In Episode 104 She Doesn't Have to Know Part 2

  • Alli leaves class to use the restroom but talks with Jake
  • Jake tells her to wait until Clare goes to sleep
  • Jake walks by Alli during lunchtime and gives her a sheet of paper with his number on it
  • When Clare falls asleep, Jake and Alli begin to make-out
  • This is the start of the Alli-Jake relationship


  • Jake Martin
    • Start-up: She Doesn't Have to Know Part 2 (104)