Kolkata based actress turned politician Roopa Ganguly is a Member of Parliament in Rajyasabha. She was nominated to the Rajya Sabha by Bhartiya Janta Party in October 2016 in place of cricketer Navjot Singh Sidhu, who resigned earlier. She is an actress, playback singer, social worker and Politician. If you talk about her student life, then she did her schooling from Beltala Girls' High School and obtained a bachelor's degree from the Jogamaya Devi College, an affiliated undergraduate women's college of University of Calcutta, in Kolkata. She has acted in numerous critically acclaimed and award-winning films and television serials. She is best known for her rendition of Draupadi in B R Chopra's hit television series Mahabharat (1988).
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