Subrata Roy Sahara Biography, Age, Family, Wife, Net Worth, Death

Subrata Roy, an Indian businessman and industrialist, is the chairman of Sahara India Pariwar. He founded Sahara in the year 1978, and by 2004, it had emerged as one of India’s most successful conglomerates, making Sahara India the second largest employer in India after Indian Railways.

Subrata Roy Sahara Biography, Age, Family, Wife, Net Worth, Death

Subrata Roy Sahara Biography

NameSahara India Pariwar
Type of BusinessPublic
Date of Birth10 June 1948
Age (as of 2023)75 Year
BirthplaceAraria, Bihar, India
HometownAraria, Bihar, India
Famous forBeing the Managing Worker and Chairman of Sahara India Pariwar
HeadquarterLucknow (India)
Area ServedWorld Wide
No. of Employees1.4 Million +
Marital StatusMarried

Who is Subrata Roy

Subrata Roy is an Indian Businessman and industrialist. He is the Chairman of Sahara India Pariwar. Subrata Roy founded Sahara in the year 1978 and by 2004, the company emerged as one of the most successful conglomerates in India – making Sahara India the second largest employer in India after the Indian Railways.

Subrata Roy Wikipedia

Subrata Roy, who was born in Araria, Bihar, on June 10, 1948, rose to prominence in the Indian economic world by building a massive empire that included the banking, real estate, media, and hospitality industries.

Subrata Roy’s journey began with his degree in mechanical engineering from the Government Technical Institute in Gorakhpur.

Subrata Roy Age

Subrata Roy Sahara was born in a middle-class family on Thursday, 10 June 1948 (age 75 years; as of death) in Araria, Bihar.

Subrata Roy Education Qualification       

SchoolHoly Child School in Kolkata
College/UniversityGovernment Technical Institute, Gorakhpur
Educational QualificationGraduation in Mechanical Engineering

Subrata Roy Family

Father’s NameSmt. Chhabi Roy
Mother’s NameLate Shri Sudhir Chandra Roy
Children’sSon: Sushanto Roy and Seemanto Roy
Wife/SpouseSwapna Roy (Dy. Managing Worker-Personnel and welfare)

Subrata Roy Wife & Son

He is married to Swapna Roy. She is also working as the Dy. Managing Worker (personnel and welfare). Subrata Roy Sahara has two sons namely Sushanto Roy and Seemanto Roy.

Subrata Roy Sahara Biography, Age, Family, Wife, Net Worth, Death

Physical Appearance

Height (Approx)5’10”
Weight (Approx)75 kg
Hair ColorBlack
Eye ColorBlack

Subrata Roy Awards

1992Baba-E-Rozgar Award
1994Udyam Shree
1995Karmaveer Samman
2001National Citizen Award
2002The Best Industrialist Award
2002Businessmen of the Year Award
2007ITA – TV Icon of the Year 2007
2010Vishisht Rashtriya Udaan Samman
2013Honorary Doctorate in Business Leadership from the University of East London

Subrata Roy Death

The founder of Sahara India Pariwar, Subrata Roy, died on November 15 after a prolonged illness. He was 75 years old. Roy passed away at Kolilaben Ambani Hospital. HE is likely to be flown to Lucknow on November 16.

Subrata Roy Net Worth

Net Worth$50 Billion
Net Worth in Indian RupeesRs. 2,15,000 Crore
Monthly IncomeNot Known
Annual IncomeNot Known

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Some Lesser Facts About Subrata Roy

  • Subrata Roy started Sahara India as a single establishment in Gorkhpur.
  • He provided financial aid to 127 families of Kargil martyrs.
  • Sahara India remained the official sponsor of the Indian Cricket Team for the longest run from 2002 to 2013.
  • In the 1990s, he moved to Lucknow which later became the base of the conglomerate.
  • Subrata Roy launched Sahara TV which was later renamed as ‘Sahara One’ in 2000.
  • Subrata Roy also received the Global Leadership Award in 2004.
  • He has received the Best Industrialist Award and Businessmen of the Year Award in 2002.


Who is the son of Subrata Roy?

Sushanto Roy and Seemanto Roy

Who is the CEO of Sahara?

Subrata Roy

where is Subrata Roy Born?

Subrata Roy, who was born in Araria, Bihar

Where did Subrata Roy died?


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