Swastika Mukherjee is a popular Bengali actress who has turned quite a few acclaimed films. She debuted in Bollywood movie ‘Mumbai Cutting’ in 2012 and then played a prominent role in the movie ‘ ‘Detective Byomkesh Bakshy’. Swastika Mukherjee was born December 13, 1980 to the actor Santu Mukherjee.
Young Swastika grew up with love for movies and did her schooling across three schools in Kolkata including Carmel, Gokhale Memorial and St.Teresa’s. She married very early, at the age of 18 to singer Pramit Sen. The marriage did not last and the couple separated two years later with Swastika saying that her husband physically abused her during her pregnancy. Their daughter Anwesha was born in 2000.
Swastika Mukherjee – boyfriends
Swastika was in a relationship with Jeet; they went on do many films together but broke up with him when she came to know that he was dating another actress Koel Malick. Meanwhile while she was working on ‘Brake Fail’ , the 5 feet 3 inch tall beauty began dating Parambrata Chatterjee. As she was still married, her husband Pramit Sen filed a charge of adultery against Swastika. Though they were together for quite some time, Swastika finally got separated from Parambrata in 2010. She says that she was dumped by him. She told the media, “Around end-June 2010, I got an e-mail from Parambrata saying he wants to quit the relationship. It was like a bolt from the blue. First, I thought he was not serious and that he would change his mind. Perhaps the distance in the relationship was making Parambrata Chatterjee think this way It is possible that he could have fallen for someone in London. But I can’t blame the woman, in fact, I don’ blame anyone for the split.”
Swastika was known to be dating Dibyendu Mukherjee though she denied about it. Reports say that when they were getting close, Swatika was charmed by Srijit Mukherjee. The Tollywood industry has been rife with Srijit-Swatika relationship for long as they were known to strike great chemistry. But things went wrong and the couple split.
Swastika Mukherjee’s role in Detective Byomkesh Bakshy’ is that of an exotic dancer and spy on the lines of Mata Hari.
Swastika Mukherjee controversies
She has been one of the most controversial actresses in India cinema.
- While her on and off relationship with men have been doing the rounds of tabloids and websites, Swastika Mukherjee has also made statements that she is okay with one-night stands if she is mentally involved with a person.
- On May 2014, she was involved in an alleged suicide bid and was hospitalized. The Kolkata police charged her boyfriend Sumon Mukhopadhyay for driving her to taking such a step.
- On November 4, 1994, she was caught On CCTV camera, stealing a gold-earring worth $255 (Rs.12,140) from a jewelry shop in Singapore’s posh mall. Though the shop owner filed a complaint there was no police complaint. Swastika denied the allegation and said she may have put the earring in her bag accidentally.
Swastika Mukherjee’s boyfriends (in pics)
Swastika Mukherjee – in pictures