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

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 202018 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 
FatherSourav Ganguly (Cricketer)
MotherDona 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
FoodBiryani 
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 39th BCCI 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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