Agnimitra Paul

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Agnimitra Paul
Agnimitra (Paul) sitting in her chamber at the studio - photographed by Sou Boyy (Sourendra Kumar das).JPG
Born Asansol, West Bengal, India
Nationality Indian
Education Lorento Convent
Occupation Fashion designer
Labels INGA

Agnimitra Paul is an Indian fashion designer.

Early life[edit]

Paul was born in Asansol, West Bengal, India in a family of doctors and academics.[1] She went to Loreto Convent in Asansol, then was awarded an MBA from Jadavpur University and a Diploma from the Fashion School of the Birla Institute of Liberal Arts & Management Sciences.[citation needed]


Paul started her career in 2001-02. She designed Sridevi's personal wardrobe. She later got her first big break designing costumes for the film Koi Mere Dil Se Pooche where she designed some costumes for Esha Deol. She designed outfits for Shonal Rawat for the Femina Miss India pageant. She designed for the Bollywood film "Via Darjeeling" for Kay Kay Menon, Sonali Kulkarni, Parvin Dabas and Vinay Pathak. She also designed for more than ten Tollywood films with actors like Mithun Chakraborty, Rituparna Sengupta, Jeet, Koel Mallick, Swastika Mukherjee and Mauli Ganguly.[citation needed]

She established her own fashion label, called INGA, after graduation and retailed in stores in major cities across India.[citation needed]

Recently (in 2015) designed costume for the film Naxal

Recently (in 2016) did a finale of Indian Federation for Fashion Development's India Runway Week in which Babul Supriyo was a showstopper.

Personal life[edit]

Agnimitra Paul is married to Partho Paul, an industrialist.[2]


  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2011-07-13. Retrieved 2010-09-20. 
  2. ^ "Following her heart". The Telegraph. Calcutta, India. 4 November 2006. 

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