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Sanjukta Parashar Biography, Age, Husband, Children, Family, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : October 24, 2019

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Short Biography

Sanjukta Parashar was born on 03-10-1979 in Assam, India. She is an Indian IPS Officer who is known for India's battle movement against Bodo militants. She is addressed as Iron Lady of Assam.

Other Name: Dr. Sanjukta Parashar, Sanjukta, Sanjukta Gupta, Iron Lady of Assam

Sanjukta Parashar Complete Bio & Career

Sanjukta, after completing her schooling in her home, acquired a Bachelor's degree in political science from IP College, Delhi University. Sanjukta did her Master's in International Relations from JNU, New Delhi. She then moved to Indonesia and earned an M.Phil followed by a Ph.D in US foreign policy. Sanjukta secured the 85th Position (All India Ranking) in the UPSC, where she opted to join the police service.
Parashar's first posting was in 2008 as an Assistant Commandant of Makum where she was sent within hours to Udalgurito control ethnic clashes between Bodo and illegal Bangladeshi migrants. Sanjukta Parashar, along with her dedicated team, had even arrested militants responsible for the lethal attacks on Army convoys, a few months back. Sanjukta has nabbed 16 militants, arrested over 64 and impounded tons of arms and ammunition in only a few months, Sanjukta has become one of the most feared police officers among Bodo-militants.

Sanjukta Parashar Family, Relatives and Other Relations

She was born to Dulal Chandra Barua and Meena Devi. She is married to IPS officer Puru Gupta since 2008. The couple together has a son. 

Life's Important Dates Of Sanjukta Parashar

Body Measurements

Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Assam
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address New Delhi, India
School Holy Child School, Guwhati
Army School, Narangi
College Indraprastha College For Women, New Delhi
Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi
Qualification Ph. D
Hobbies Swimming and Biking
Marital Status Married
Salary N/A
Net Worth N/A
Official Website N/A


Favorite Color Blue
Favorite Sport Athletics
Favorite Actor Tom Cruise
Favorite Movie The Last Samurai (2003)

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Sanjukta Parashar

  • She is the first woman IPS officer from Assam.
  • She also loves sports and plays does biking, running and swimming.
  • She is best known for taking down 16 militants, arresting over 64 and seizing tons of arms and ammunition in just 15 months .
  • As Superintendent of Police in Sonitpur district, she heads a team of CRPF jawans with AK-47 in the terror-infested region and has become one of the most feared police officers among Bodo militants.

Sanjukta Parashar Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

43 years, 3months, 23 days old age Sanjukta Parashar will turn 44 on 03 October, 2023. Only 8 months, 6 days, her next birthday.

Birthdays Celebrated on Each Day of Week

Sanjukta Parashar has celebrated the total number of 44 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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