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

Sanjukta Parashar

Full NameDr. Sanjukta Parashar
ProfessionCivil Servant (IPS)
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 175 cm
in meters- 1.75 m
in feet inches- 5’ 9”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 65 kg
in pounds- 143 lbs
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Personal Life
Date of Birth3 October 1979
Age (as in 2017) 38 Years
Birth PlaceAssam, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signLibra
Nationality Indian
HometownAssam, India
SchoolHoly Child School, Guwahati
Army School, Narangi
College/University(s) Indraprastha College for Women in New Delhi
Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU)
Educational Qualification(s)Political Science Honors
Master's (International Relations)
Ph.D. (US foreign policy)
FamilyFather- Dulal Chandra Barua (Engineer- Irrigation Department, Assam )
Mother- Meena Devi (Assam Health Services )
Brother- Not Known
Sister- Not Known
CasteAssamese Brahmins
HobbiesRunning, Reading & Writing
Boys, Affairs and More
Marital StatusMarried
Husband/Spouse Puru Gupta (IAS)
Marriage DateYear 2008
ChildrenSon- 1
Sanjukta Parashar with her Son
Favourite Things
Favourite bookTractatus Logicus Philosophicus
Favourite film(s)Hollywood- L.A. Confidential, As Good as it Gets, Get Shorty, The Last Samurai, Memento, Braveheart, The Ghost and the Darkness, Boondock Saints.
Favourite singerPrem Joshua, Al Gromer Khan, Rachid Taha, Leonard Cohen, Kruder Dorfmeister
Money Factor
Salary 78,800/ month (INR)
Net worthNot Known

Sanjukta Parashar

Some Lesser Known Fact About Sanjukta Parashar

  • Does Sanjukta Parashar smoke?: No
  • Does Sanjukta Parashar drink alcohol?: No
  • Sanjukta Parashar is an IPS officer of 2006 Batch from Assam.
  • She is known for being first woman IPS officer from Assam. In fact, the first woman IPS from Assam was Yamin Hazarika of 1996 Batch.
  • She has secured 85th All India Rank. Instead of joining IAS she broke all taboos and joined Indian Police Services.
  • She was first posted as the Assistant Commandant of Makum in 2008 and in her next designation,  she has taken the responsibility of controlling the clashes between Bodo and illegal Bangladeshi militants.
  • She is interested in the sports activity and does swimming, biking & running.
  • In just fifteen months, she arrested around 64 militant and seized numerous arms and illegal weapons.
  • From here you will come to know her true motivation behind joining of IPS instead of IAS.