Veteran Actor Abhijit Lahiri started his initial acting career in Bengal. He is still popularly known as 'Dadaji' for his portrayal of ‘Dadaji’ in the Hindi serial ‘Yeh Rista Kya Kehelata Hai’. Actor Abhijit Lahiri happens to be the first Bengali actor to graduate from the National School of Drama in 1980 with three years diploma in acting with a National Scholarship.
He had earlier completed six-year Diploma in classical music in vocals from Allahabad Prayag Sangeet Samiti in the year 1971. He has a theatrical experience of more than 25 years in both Bengali and Hindi. He has directed more than 15 plays in Bengali and Hindi. Actor Abhijit Lahiri recently interacted with Jiyo Bangla on the exclusive segment ‘Tolly Kotha’ and shared the stories of the challenges that he had to face in his acting career.