Daughter in law of Late Hemanta Mukherjee and Late Bela Mukherjee.
After she became a character actress, she played sister-in-law to one of her favorite actors, another Bengali star named Mithun Chakraborty.
She said that she was married when she was in high school, after the legendary composer, Hemant Kumar, who had composed her first few Bengali films, approached her father and asked whether his son Jayant can marry her, and her father agreed.
Mother of Bollywood actress Megha Chatterjee.
Sister-in-law of Ranu Mukherjee.