Malina Debi was born on 7th March 1916 in Howrah. Her parents were Haripada Ghosh and Sushilrani Ghosh. She was educated upto 2nd standard. Malina Debi was chosen as ‘Nirmala’ by director Premankur Atorthy in his film called ‘Chirakumar Sabha’ in the year 1932. Her first silent movie was ‘Chashar Meye’. Malina Debi was deeply involved with stage theatres. She took her dance lessons from Lalit Mohan Goswami and music from Raichand Boral. She had learned acting from Amar Mallick. Malina Debi had established ‘M.G Enterprise’ in collaboration with Gurudas Bandopadhay and Sudhir Mitra.
Malina Debi was awarded with ‘Academy Awards’ for dance and music in 1976. She was honored with ‘Natya Samraggi Award’ by Girish Sansad too.» read full biography