Rajni Basumatary is an Indian writer, director, producer, and actress. Rajni was born in Rangapara, Assam. Her parents have nine children, and she is the youngest. She did her schooling and junior college in her hometown, Rangapara. Then moved to Guwahati for higher studies, where she studied Assamese Literature in Handique Girls’ College. After her graduation, she did Diploma in International Airlines and Travel Management from Guwahati Institute of Management.
In 1995, she moved to Delhi to take further chances. She is married to Shirish Jain, a police officer. Rajni has acted in the movies like ‘Shuttlecock Boys ‘, ‘Mary Kom’ and ‘
’. Rajni has written Assamese film ‘Anurag’ which was acclaimed well by the masses and also won 7 state awards. The film was made under her production house ‘Manna Films’. Her first directorial film was ‘Raag’ released in 2014. The film was praised by the audience and the critics.