Jahar Roy was one of the exceptionally talented actors who had emerged in the Bengali Film Industry.
Jahar Roy was born on 19th September, 1919 in Barishal (Presently Bangladesh).In 1936, he passed Matriculation from Narkeldanga High School he had completed his IA from B.N.College of Patna in 1938. After this although he joined college for graduation, but he couldn’t complete it and left in the fourth year for acting. He had worked as a medical representative and also opened a Tailoring shop in Patna. He had done variety of jobs. He got a job as the proof reader in the press of University of Patna. From 1938 to 1942, he had worked with East India Pharmaceutical Company.
His desire to become an actor had made him so determined that he came to Kolkata with only ...» read full biography