Saibal Bhattacharya is an Indian actor and scriptwriter who mainly works in the Bengali television industry. He hit the headlines on 9 August 2022 when he tried to kill himself at his residence in Kolkata. Soon after he hurt himself with a sharp weapon, he posted a live video on Facebook and blamed his wife and mother-in-law for the same. He was rushed to the Calcutta National Medical College and Hospital by the local police in the city after his video went viral on social media.
Saibal Bhattacharya celebrates his birthday on 20 June every year. He was born in Kolkata, West Bengal. His zodiac sign is Gemini. He completed his school education at St. Lawrence High School, Kolkata. After completing his school education, Saibal Bhattacharya joined Bengal Engineering and Science University, Shibpur to pursue a graduate degree. Saibal’s Facebook Account
Hair Colour: Salt and Pepper
Eye Colour: Black
Parents & Siblings
There is not much information about his family members.
Wife & Children
On 26 September 2021, he got married to Snigdha Bhattacharya.
His daughter Debopriya Podder is from his first wife and her ex-husband.
Saibal Bhattacharya has worked in various Bengali television serials including ‘Prothoma Kadambini.’ In the Bengali serials such as ‘Amar Durga,’ ‘Kori Khela,’ ‘Uron Tubri,’ and ‘Mithai,’ he played the role of uncle and father of the main lead characters.
- According to some media reports, Saibal Bhattacharya was drunk, he hit himself with a sharp weapon at his residence on 8 August 2022. Reportedly, he was out of work and was depressed and suffering from substance abuse. He mentioned on one of his social media videos that he was not satisfied with his personal life and blamed his wife and mother-in-law for the circumstances. Times of India In the video, he was heard saying,
I was forced to take it in my own hands. For this, my wife, mother-in-law…,”
The video stopped before he could complete his sentence.
- The police investigation reports stated on 9 August 2022 that on the night of 8th August 2022, Saibal Bhattacharya injured himself in his head and leg. The official statement of police reports stated,
He injured himself in his head and right leg yesterday due to depression under the severe influence of alcohol.”
- Saibal Bhattacharya likes smoking cigarettes occasionally.