is a serious stage actress who has worked in Bengali films, TV serials and Bengali folk theaters also. Papiya Adhikari was never a top heroine in Bengali films but in her earlier films, Papiya looked very glamorous. Her husky voice is an added quality. She is trained dancer also.
Brief profile of Papiya Adhkari
Date of Birth: 1 June (Year not known)
Father: Sudhansu Adhikari
Mother: Smt Kalyani Adhikari
Education: Higher Secondary Examination from South Point School and graduation on Comparative Literature (Hons) from Jadavpur University.
Spouse: Tamal Kanti De
Papiya Adhikari’s debut film is ‘Swarnamoyeer Thikana’. The film was released in 1987.
So far Papiya Adhikari has worked in nearly 40 Bengali films.