Deepa Dasmunsi Age, Husband, Family, Biography & More


Real Name Deepa Dasmunsi
Profession Politician and Artist
Political Party Indian National Congress (INC)
Indian National Congress Flag
Political Journey • 2006-2009, Member of West Bengal Legislative Assembly
• 2009, Elected to 15th Lok Sabha
• 31 August 2009, Member of Committee on Personnel, Public Grievances, Law and Justice
• 28 October 2012, onward Union Minister of State, Urban Development
Biggest Rival Mamata Banerjee
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.) in centimeters– 165 cm
in meters– 1.65 m
in feet inches– 5’ 5”
Weight (approx.) in kilograms– 75 kg
in pounds– 165 bs
Eye Colour Brown
Hair Colour Black
Personal Life
Date of Birth 15 July 1960
Age (as in 2017) 57 Years
Birth Place Kolkata (West Bengal)
Zodiac sign Cancer
Signature Deepa Dasmunsi Signature


Nationality Indian
Hometown Kolkata (West Bengal)
School Not Known
College Rabindra Bharati University, Kolkata, West Bengal
Educational Qualification M.A (Dramatics)
Debut Elected to the West Bengal state assembly in 2006 from the Goalpokhar (Vidhan Sabha constituency).
Family Father– Shri Binoy Ghosh
Mother– Smt. Durga Ghosh
Brother– Not Known
Sister– Not Known
Religion Hindu
Address 7, Lodhi Estate,New Delhi – 110 003
Hobbies Reading Books, Gardening, Cooking and Listening to classical Music
Controversies The Congress on Friday fielded former Union Minister Deepa Dasmunsi against West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee from Bhawanipore Assembly segment in the State. .However, Congress central leadership decided to field Ms. Dasmunsi, who had earlier represented Raiganj constituency in the State in the Lok Sabha. Dasmunsi, wife of veteran Congress leader from Bengal Priyaranjan Dasmunshi, was a staunch critic of Ms. Banerjee.
Favourite Things
Favourite Actor Paresh Rawal
Boys, Affairs and More
Marital Status Married
Husband/Spouse Late Priya Ranjan Dasmunsi
Deepa Dasmunsi with her husband Priya Ranjan Dasmunsi
Marriage Date 15 April 1994
Children Son– Priyadeep Dasmunshi (lives in London)
Deepa Dasmunsi with her Son Priyadeep Dasmunshi
Daughter– None
Money Factor
Net Worth
1 crore INR (as in 2009)

Deepa Dasmunsi

Some Lesser Known Facts About Deepa Dasmunsi

  • She is a member of Indian National Congress and represents Raiganj constituency of West Bengal in the current Lok Sabha.
  • She started her career as an actress and has performed on stage since 1984.
  • She has also been a television artist, costume designer and art director for television serials and short films.
  • In 1996, she married Priya Ranjan Dasmunsi, an Indian National Congress politician 15 years her senior who was first elected to the Lok Sabha in 1971. He was re-elected 5 times from West Bengal’s Rajganj constituency.
  • Deepa first forayed into politics in 2006 after winning the State Assembly polls from the Goalpokhar constituency of West Bengal’s North Dinajpur district. She was a member of West Bengal Legislative Assembly from 2006 to 2009.
  • After being elected to the Lok Sabha in May 2009, she was appointed as a Member of Committee on Personnel, Public Grievances, Law and Justice in August 2009.
  • The Urban Development portfolio is her first experience as a Union minister.
  • She has been also the President of the Delhi Women Football Association.

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