Indrajit Chakraborty

Indrajit Chakraborty

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Indrajit Chakraborty is an Indian celebrity father of actress Rhea Chakraborty. Indrajit Chakraborty is also a retired Indian Army Doctor.

Early Life

Indrajit Chakraborty was born on 17 August 1960 and he is currently 60 years old. He hails from Bangalore, Karnataka, India, and his zodiac sign is Leo. Talking about his educational journey, he attended Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Medical College, Bangalore, after high completing high school. From the aforementioned medical college, he completed his MBBS and MD degree. There is no information regarding his parents, siblings, and other family details.

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Caption: Indrajit Chakraborty in old photographs with his children. Source: Instagram

Professional Life

Professionally, Indrajit Chakraborty is a retired Indian Army doctor. He served in the Indian army for 30 years. After his retirement, the Chakraborty moved from Banglore to Mumbai, India. Besides his personal career, he is more famous for being the celebrity father of actress Rhea Chakraborty.

His daughter is a popular Bollywood actress. Rhea started off her career in the entertainment industry as a VJ on MTV India and later made her acting debut in 2012 with the Telugu film Tuneega Tuneega. A year later in 2013, his daughter made her Hindi film debut with Mere Dad Ki Maruti. 

Moreover, his daughter starred in the 2017 film Bank Chor. His daughter also made cameo appearances in Half Girlfriend and Dobaara: See Your Evil. Then in the year 2018, his daughter starred in Jalebi working alongside debutante Varun Mitra. In the year 2020, his daughter topped the list of The Times of India’s “Most Desirable Women”.

Most recently, his family came into highlight due to their alleged involvement in late Bollywood actor – Sushant Singh Rajput’s suicide. Sushant was his daughter’s lover at the time. The two met each other in 2013 during the shooting for their respective YRF films.

Later in April 2019, his daughter and Sushant started dating each other. The lover also joined hands with his son to start up an artificial intelligence company called “Vividrage Rhealityx”. That was in September 2019. Subsequently, in December the same year, his daughter and late Sushant moved in together. However, on 14 June 2020, only 6 days after his daughter moved out of their joint home, Sushant committed suicide at their home in Bandra, Mumbai.

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In the wake of Sushant’s demise, his father lodged an FIR against his daughter and several others of various charges. The charges that Sushant’s father lodged include abetment of suicide, wrongful confinement, wrongful restraint, criminal breach of trust, theft, and cheating under various sections of the IPC.

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Caption: Indrajit Chakraborty being escorted by the police. Source: India Today

In the said FIR, the late actor’s father shared that Sushant had confined his sister about Rhea threatening to make his medical receipts public. Sushant also mentioned that Rhea had threatened to prove him mad and was afraid Rhea would frame him for his secretary’s suicide. Likewise, the late actor’s father also shared that just a day prior to the suicide, Rhea took away all of Sushant’s doctor’s receipts.

Later, on 7 August 2020, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) questioned his daughter and her brother over allegations of money laundering. After the CBI took control of the investigations on 19 August 2020, they interrogated Rhea.

Moreover, he was himself accused of giving medicines to the late Sushant. Although not confirmed, they accused him of doing this after his daughter asked him to do so. For now, he and his family members are in trouble as they are summoned by ED and CBI in Sushant Singh Rajput’s suicide case.

Relationship Status

Indrajit Chakraborty is married to Sandhya Chakraborty since 17 April 1990. The lovers share two children together namely Showik Chakraborty and Rhea Chakraborty. His daughter, the Rhea, is a well-known Bollywood actress. Whereas, his son, Showik, is a co-founder of two private companies.

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Caption: Indrajit Chakraborty posing for a photo with his wife. Source: The Wiki Feed

Body Measurements

Indrajit Chakraborty stands tall at an approximate height of 5 feet and 8 inches and his weight is around 71 kgs. Other than this, there is no further information regarding his other body measurement details like his chest-waist-hip measures, dress size, shoe size, etc. Moreover, he has dark brown eyes and hair of the same color.

Social Media and Net Worth

Indrajit Chakraborty doesn’t have a personal profile on any social media platforms like Twitter, Youtube, Instagram, Tiktok, Facebook, etc. However, he occasionally appears on his children’s Instagram posts on @rhea_chakraborty and @showikk.

Moving on, his net worth and earnings are still under review and hence are not available to the public. Talking about his daughter, Rhea Chakraborty has a net worth of $1.5 million US dollars, and his son, Showik has a net worth of around $1 million US dollars.