Sumita Sanyal born (9th October 1945) in Darjeeling. Her actual name was Manjula. Sumita’s father was Girija Golkunda Sanyal. Director Bibhuti Laha(Arghadoot)named her Suchorita for his film “Khokhababur Pratyabartan”. After that director Kanak Mukhopadhay make it short into Sumita. Famous actress Lila Desai was very much known to Sumita. Lila introduced her to Agradoot. She got a chance in “Khokababur Pratyabartan”. She acted in more than 40 films in Bengali including “Sagina Mahato” against Dilip Kumar.
She was married to film editor Subodh Roy. They had one son. She acted in group theatre. She was associated with “Ranga Sabha”. She also acted in television serial and professional stage.» read full biography