Hon'ble Saharasri has inspired thousands of people to dream higher, so his birthday is marked as “Prerna Diwas” and celebrated by people who believe in his philosophy. Today, on this auspicious occasion we want to wish Subrata Roy a very Happy Birthday.
Subrata Roy is one among the top 10 most powerful businessman India can ever have. He is the founder and chairman of the famous Sahara India and has achieved more than fifteen awards for being the best Industrialist.
On 10th June, 1948, Subrata Roy was born in the district of Araria, Bihar. He was a very bright child, he also holds a diploma in Mechanical Engineering. Before he founded Sahara, he had already gathered 32 years of precious experience in business development along with 18 years of experience in real estate business.
He opened his first office in Gorakhpur, which consisted of a table and two chairs along with a staff of one clerk and a runner boy. Initially he single headedly took up the business of Deposits and Para banking. But his life took a new turn in 1990s when he moved to Lucknow and set his business empire which is now over Rs.50, 000 crore. From there, it went on to become the largest conglomerate of India with a diversified range of business interests.
Apart from his business skills, he is also a humanitarian, he contributed to the relief efforts in flood hit Uttarakhand region by providing them the basic amenities along with free medical facility. He always believed in creating a family rather than a company. Which he did successfully, in a span of just 29 years, Sahara India has seen enormous growth as Roy was the driving force behind this success.