Subhasini Ali

Subhasini Ali is an Indian politician and a member of the Communist Party of India (Marxist). She is the President of the All India Democratic Women’s Association.

Subhashini Ali is the daughter of Colonel Prem Sehgal and Captain Lakshmi Sehgal who were a part of the Indian National Army. She attended Welham Girls High School. She was formerly married to filmmaker Muzaffar Ali. As a trade Unionist and leader of the All India Democratic Women’s Association, she was once very influential in the politics of Kanpur and represented the city in the 1991 Lok Sabha. She is currently a member of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of India (Marxist).

Subhashini Ali designed period costumes for 1981 classic, Umrao Jaan, directed by Muzaffar Ali. She also dabbles in amateur acting, and her first starring role was in Asoka in 2001, followed by an English feature, The Guru, in 2002.

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