Sourav Ganguly’s wife Dona is an accomplished Odissi dancer

Despite being the wife of a high-profile cricketer like Sourav Ganguly, Dona Roy-Ganguly has carved a niche for herself as an accomplished Odissi dancer, learning under the tutelage of the legendary Padmavibhushan Kelucharan Mohaptra.

Dona, like Sourav, was belongs to an affluent business family in Behala in Kolkata. The Gangulys and Roys were not on good terms and as a result Sourav and Dona eloped to get married. Later, the families came together and held a formal wedding for Sourav and Dona in February 1997. The couple have a 14-year-old daughter, Sana.

 

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