A politician, Pharmaceutical Engineer & Scientist, social worker and philanthropist , Dr. Sujan Chakraborty is the Leader of Left Legislative Parties, West Bengal. He is a member of Central Committee of Communist Party of India (Marxist).
Though he got raised through poverty and hardship, he never let it to become a hindrance in his education rather from the early school life , Sujan distinguished himself as a meritorious one. He completed his Graduation (B.Pharm) with First Class and later obtained the Masters’ degree(M.Pharm) from Jadavpur University. Sujan received the doctorate degree for his significant research on the terminal disease of cancer. In spite of an assured professional career that held the lure of many comforts and luxuries of the so called affluent living, Sujan chose to take the plunge for his ideal.
He is also a recipient of several awards that include Acharya Prafulla Chandra Roy Gold Medal for the year 1999-2000 by the University Grants Commission for outstanding contribution to Science.