Nusrat Jahan Ruhi is an Indian film actress who predominantly works in Bengali cinema. She joined active politics in 2019 and contested from Basirhat as a Trinamool Congress candidate. Nusrat’s screen debut was in Raj Chakraborty’s ‘Shotru’. She, then appeared in the film Khoka 420, under the banner Eskay Movies.
Nusrat Jahan was born and brought up in a Bengali Muslim family in Kolkata, West Bengal. She was the winner of ‘Fair One Miss Kolkata 2010’. She started her acting career in 2011. She is well known for her work in the Tollywood movies such as ‘Shotru’, ‘Khokha 420’, ‘Love Express’, ‘Ami Je Ke Tomar’ and many more. She won the audition from 50 contestants when she made her debut opposite brilliant actor Jeet. Nusrat also participated in the theme song of BCL (Bengal Celebrity League) for the team ‘Midnapoor Mighties’ with Dev and Sayantika Banerjee. She won Star Jalsha Parivaar Award for the Best Jodi with Ankush Hazra for the movie ‘Jamai 420’. In 2017, she won the Tele Cine Award for Best Actress.
Nusrat’s boyfriend, Kadir Khan was the primary accused in one of the most sensational rape cases in 2017. Following the incident, Nusrat distanced herself from Kadir. On 8 May 2019, while she was addressing the public of Jhargram city during her election campaign, the stage collapsed. The Bangladeshi actress, Tareen Jahan, is her fufu (father’s sister). Nusrat was rumored to be married to Victor Ghosh for almost 5 years. However, the actress refuted the rumors.