About Sahara Shree Subrata Roy Founder of Sahara India Group 

Here are 10 points about Subrata Roy Sahara, Founder of the Sahara India Group 

1. Subrata Roy Sahara was a prominent Indian businessman who founded the Sahara India Pariwar conglomerate in 1978.  

2. Sahara India Pariwar operated a vast number of businesses, including Aamby Valley City, Sahara Movie Studios, Air Sahara, and Uttar Pradesh Wizards.

3. In 2012, India Today recognized Roy as the tenth-most influential Indian businessman.  

4. Time magazine referred to the Sahara group as "the second largest employer in India after Indian Railways" in 2004.  

5. Born in Araria, Bihar, India, on June 10, 1948, Subrata Roy Sahara belonged to a Bengali Hindu family. 

6. Roy completed his education at Holy Child Institute, Kolkata, and pursued mechanical engineering at Government Technical Institute, Gorakhpur.  

7. Sahar Sri Subrata Roy ventured into his first entrepreneurial venture in Gorakhpur.

8. Sahara India Pariwar, established by Roy in 1978, evolved into a multifaceted conglomerate with interests spanning various industries, including finance, real estate, media, and entertainment.  

9.  Roy's leadership propelled Sahara India Pariwar into one of India's largest business groups, with a presence in over 200 countries and employing over 1 million people.

10. Subrata Roy, a controversial figure, faced criticism for his business practices, including allegations of close connections with politicians and using wealth to influence elections.

11. Sahara Sri Subrata Roy passed away on November 14, 2023, at the age of 75.