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Sana Ganguly Biography, Wiki, Age, Family, Career

Sana Ganguly (born 3rd November 2001) was born with a silver spoon to former Indian cricketer and the 39th President of BCCI, Sourav Ganguly.  Sana Ganguly is a trained Odissi dancer and is currently studying at England’s Oxford University.  Sana gave her first stage performance by playing the role of Young Krishna in the dance drama “Krishna” when she was just 7 years old.


Sana Ganguly Biography, Wiki, Age 

Name  Sana Ganguly 
Nickname  Sana 
Profession  Dancer (currently studying)
Height  163cm or 1.63m or 5’4”
Weight  50kgs or 121lbs 
Figure measurement  32-28-32
Eye Colour  Brown
Hair Colour  Black
Date of Birth  3rd November 2001 (Saturday)
Age as of 2020 18 years
Zodiac  Scorpio 
Birthplace  Behala, West Bengal, India 
Nationality  Indian
Hometown  Behala, West Bengal, India 
Religion  Hinduism 
Caste  Kanyakubja Brahmin 
School  La Martiniere for Girls, Kolkata and Loreto House School, Kolkata 
College/University  Oxford University, England 
Father Sourav Ganguly (Cricketer)
Mother Dona Ganguly 
Paternal Grandfather  Chandidas Ganguly
Paternal Grandmother  Nirupa Ganguly
Maternal Grandfather  Sanjeev Roy
Maternal Grandmother  Swapna Roy
Hobbies  Shopping, swimming and travelling 

Early life and Background 

Sana Ganguly was born to parents Sourav Ganguly and Dona Ganguly in Behala, West Bengal. Her father is a former cricketer and 39th President of BCCI. Her mother is an Odissi dancer.

Sana Ganguly Mother and Father

She belongs to a Bengali Kanyakubja Brahmin Family. Her maternal grandparents are Sanjeev Roy and Swapna Roy. Her paternal grandparents are Chandidas Ganguly and Nirupa Ganguly.

Sana Ganguly With His Mother

Sana Ganguly came into limelight when her father wished her on her 18th birthday with an Instagram post. She did her schooling from La Martiniere for Girls and Loreto House School in West Bengal. For further studies, she went to Oxford University in England.

Sana Ganguly With His Father

Just like her mother she is also a trained Odissi dancer and has received her training from Kaushiki Chakraborty.  She gave her first stage performance at the age of seven as young Krishna in the dance drama “Krishna “. 

Controversy 

In 2019, Sana Ganguly was involved in a controversy. In December she expressed her dissent over the crackdown of police on the Jamia Millia Islamia University students, who were protesting against the Citizenship Amendment Act by sharing an excerpt from Khushwant Singh’s book “The End of India” on Instagram. 

While many people appreciated her others criticized her for her actions. After the post received a lot of hate comments her father Sourav Ganguly took to Twitter and said that his daughter was too young to understand Politics and people should keep him out of all the controversy. Later, Sana Ganguly also deleted her Instagram post. 

Personal favourite’s 

Actor  Shahrukh Khan and Amitabh Bachchan 
Actress  Priyanka Chopra and Genelia D’Souza 
Dessert  Mishti Doi
Food Biryani 
Festival  Holi
Travel Destination  London 
Colour  Black

Career 

She did her schooling from La Martiniere for Girls and Loreto House School in West Bengal. For further studies, she went to Oxford University in England. Sana Ganguly is still a student. As per her academic records, she is a brilliant student. She has however never displayed her interest in Cricket. 

Sana Ganguly Education

She is following her mother’s footsteps and has developed an interest in dancing. She has learned classical dance from Kaushiki Chakraborty. She gave her first stage performance at the age of seven as young Krishna in the dance drama “Krishna”. In 2019 she performed with her mother during a Holi special event at the Indian Museum in Kolkata.

Bollywood megastar was impressed with her dance abilities and greeted the mother and daughter after their performance. The same year she also appeared in an advertisement for a jewellery brand along with her father, Sourav Ganguly.  She is very active on social media and has 95.5k followers on Instagram. 

Lesser-known Facts 

  • Sana Ganguly was born in a Bengali Brahmin family in Behala, West Bengal, India. 
  • She is the daughter of former cricketer and 39thBCCI President, Sourav Ganguly and famous Odissi dancer, Dona Ganguly. 
  • She is currently pursuing her graduation at Oxford University in England. 
  • She is a trained Odissi dancer and has trained in Indian Classical music under Kaushiki Chakraborty. 
  • She gave her first stage performance at the age of seven as young Krishna in the dance drama “Krishna”.
  • In 2019, she danced at a special Holi even with her mother and was praised by Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan. 
  • The same year she appeared in a jewellery advertisement with her father. 
  • She is a dog lover and loves her pet dog.
  • She is very active on social media and has over 95.5k followers on Instagram. 

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