Aparajita Sarangi (IAS) Age, Husband, Family, Caste, Biography & More

Aprajita Sarangi


Profession(s)Former IAS Officer and Politician
Civil Service
ServiceIndian Administrative Service (IAS)
Major Designation(s)• Sub-collector of Hindol, Dhenkanal district, Odisha
• Collector and District Magistrate in Khurda, Koraput, Nuapada, and Bargarh districts of Odisha.
• Municipal Commissioner of Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) for three years.
• Commissioner-cum-Secretary of state school and mass education department in Odisha.
Awards/HonoursShakti Samman (2012)
Aparajita Sarangi receiving Shakti Samman
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 163 cm
in meters- 1.63 m
in feet inches- 5’ 4”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 70 kg
in pounds- 154 lbs
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Political PartyBharatiya Janata Party (BJP)
Aparajita Sarangi joined BJP
Personal Life
Date of Birth8 October 1969
Age (as in 2018) 49 Years
BirthplaceBhagalpur, Bihar, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signVirgo
HometownBhagalpur, Bihar, India
Educational QualificationBachelor Degree in English
HobbiesWatching Movies, Reading Books
Relationships & More
Marital StatusMarried
Husband/SpouseSantosh Sarangi (IAS Officer)
Aprajita Sarangi with her husband
ChildrenSon- Shikhar Sarangi
Daughter- Archita Sarangi
Aprajita Sarangi with her family
ParentsFather- Name Not Known (Teacher)
Mother- Name Not Known (Teacher)
Favourite Things
Favourite ActorShah Rukh Khan
Favourite ActressDeepika Padukone
Favourite DestinationNew York

Aprajita Sarangi photo


Some Lesser Known Facts About Aparajita Sarangi

  • Aparajita was an IAS officer of 1994 batch. She resigned from prestigious administrative service on 15 September 2018 and inducted into BJP.

    Dharmendra Pradhan and Amit Shah welcomed Aprajita in BJP

    Dharmendra Pradhan and Amit Shah welcomed Aprajita Sarangi in BJP

  • For the first time, she met her husband during the IAS training at the Lal Bahadur Shastri Academy of Administration, Mussoorie, Uttarakhand.
  • Her husband has always guided her, so, she terms her husband, ‘a brilliant officer.’
  • When she was a college student, she won the Best Dramatist Award for three consecutive years and was also adjudged the “Best Speaker” at an all-India debate competition organised by the Indian Council of World Affairs, New Delhi.
  • She was brilliant at the study and cleared the Civil Service exams in her first attempt in 1994.
  • If she were not an IAS officer, she would be an interior designer.
  • She is often called “Madam Angry” due to her strict nature at work.
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