Priya Dutt Age, Biography, Husband, Family & More

Priya Dutt

Full NamePriya Dutt Roncon
Profession(s)Politician, Social Worker
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 170 cm
in meters- 1.70 m
in feet inches- 5’ 7”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 65 kg
in pounds- 145 lbs
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Political PartyIndian National Congress
Indian National Congress Flag
Political Journey2005: She was elected for the first time in Lok Sabha elections from Mumbai North West Constituency.
2009: She won again in Lok Sabha elections from the very same constituency.
2013: Appointed as the secretary of the All-India Congress Committee.
2014: In Indian General Election, she was defeated by Poonam Mahajan of the BJP by a margin of around 1.86 lakh votes.
Personal Life
Date of Birth28 August 1966 (Sunday)
Age (as of 2023)57 Years
BirthplaceMumbai, Maharashtra, India
Zodiac signVirgo
SignaturePriya Dutt's Signature
Nationality Indian
SchoolA.F. Petit Girls High School
College/UniversitySophia College, Mumbai University
The Center for Media Arts, New York City
Educational Qualification(s)BA in sociology
Post Graduate Diploma in Television Production from the Center for Media Arts, New York City
HobbiesTravelling, Reading, Writing
Awards• Young Political Achiever Award (2010)
• Rajiv Gandhi Excellence Award (2012)
• FICCI Award (2013)
• Newsmakers Broadcasting and Corporation Awards (2013)
• Maitreyi Puraskar (2014)
Controversy• She had a strained relationship with brother Sanjay Dutt allegedly due to his wife Manyata Dutt. As per the reports, the damaged caused to their relationship was also because of his decision to enter politics as a Samajwadi Party candidate.
Boys, Affairs and More
Marital StatusMarried
Marriage Date2003
Husband/SpouseOwen Roncon
Priya Dutt With Her Husband
ChildrenSon(s)- Sumair, Siddhart
Priya Dutt With Husband And Sons
Daughter- None
ParentsFather- Sunil Dutt (Actor, Politician)
Priya Dutt's Father
Mother- Nargis (Actress, Politician)
Priya Dutt's Mother
SiblingsBrother- Sanjay Dutt
Sister- Namrata Dutt
Priya Dutt With Her Siblings
Favourite Things
Favourite PoliticianSunil Dutt
Money Factor
Net Worth (Approx.)₹65 Crore

Priya Dutt

Some Lesser Known Facts About Priya Dutt

  • Does Priya Dutt smoke?: Not known
  • Does Priya Dutt drink alcohol?:  Not known
  • She is the youngest among her siblings. Priya Dutt's Family
  • She was just 14 years when she lost her mother. Her mother died from Pancreatic Cancer in 1981.
  • She shared a very close relationship with her dad and looked upon him as a source of inspiration. Priya Dutt With Dad 'Sunil Dutt'
  • In 1992, during and after the Mumbai riots, she worked with Muslim refugees in Mumbai. She reported receiving threatening telephone calls and public harassment.
  • In 2007, along with her sister, she published a memoir,  ‘Mr and Mrs Dutt: Memories of our Parents’. Priya Dutt And Namrata Dutt Published A Book In The Memory Of Their Parents
  • Her entry into politics was a mere chance, she was expecting her first baby when her father Sunil Dutt suddenly passed away, so, she didn’t want her father’s work to go in vain, so, she came into the role. “I fought the bye-elections in 2005. I still remember filing my papers for the polls and going straight to the hospital to deliver.” She won by a record margin of 1, 76,000 votes.
  • She also runs an NGO ‘Nargis Dutt Memorial Charitable Trust (NDMCT)’, which was started by her father in the memory of her mother.