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Arpita Ghosh

Arpita Ghosh


Arpita Ghosh, Indian theatre artist and politician, is the member of parliament to the 16th Lok Sabha for Balurghat constituency, West Bengal. She won the Indian general election, 2014 being an All India Trinamool Congress candidate.

Personal Life

Full Name Arpita Ghosh
Date of Birth 10 Jul 1966 (Age 53)
Place of Birth Kolkata (West Bengal)
Party name All India Trinamool Congress
Education Graduate
Profession Artist
Father's Name Shri Mridul Kanti Ghosh
Mother's Name Smt. Sipra Ghosh
Spouse's Name Smt. A. Chowdhury
No of Sons 1
No of Daughters 1


Permanent address Flat No. 1F, Mohan Kunj,63/40, Bamacharan Roy Road,Kolkata-700034, West BengalTel : (033) 24066161, 09013869494 (M)
Present address Flat No. 71, North Avenue,New Delhi-110001Telefax : (011) 23094852, 09013869494(M)
Contact number 9874361060
Email ghosh.arpita@sansad.nic.in

Interesting Facts

She likes reading books and watching Cricket.

Political Timeline

  • 2014
    Member, Consultative Commitee, Ministry of External Affairs and Overseas Indian Affairs
  • 2014
    Arpita Ghosh was elected to 16th Lok Sabha in the 2014 general elections after defeating Bimalendu Sarkar (Bimal) of RSP from Balurghat constituency.
  • 2014
    Member, Standing Committee on Transport, Tourism and Culture.

Early Life

  • 2014
    Even after joining politics and wining Loksabha Election, she continue her contribution as theatre artist. In 2014 she directed Pancham Vaidic’s production “Duto Din”. In 2015 she adapted, scripted and directed the play “Karubasana” of Pancham Vaidic.
  • 2003
    Arpita first directed a children’s play named ‘Ha Ja Ba Ra La’. Later she directed many plays. Also she acted in other groups.
  • 2000
    She joined Pancham Ved Charjashram as a student of theatre. After completing the 1 year course, she started working with Pancham Vaidic.
  • 1998
    Arpita Ghosh joined theatre and started working in a group named ‘Fourth Wall’, a group famous for major plays.
Net Worth5.45 LAKHS

Disclaimer: The information relating to the candidate is an archive based on the self-declared affidavit filed at the time of elections. The current status may be different. For the latest on the candidate kindly refer to the affidavit filed by the candidate with the Election Commission of India in the recent election.


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