Tanushree Dutta is an Indian model who appears in mainly Bollywood films. A former beauty queen, she won the Femina Miss India universe title in 2004. Dutta was born and raised in Jamshedpur, Jharkhand (then Bihar) to a Bengali Hindu Kayastha family. She attended school in Jamshedpur, and graduated from Pune University. Dutta won the Femina Miss India 2004 competition held in Mumbai; subsequently she won the title of Femina Miss India Universe 2004 and represented India at Miss Universe 2004 Quito, Ecuador where she placed in the Top 10. In 2005, the Government of Jharkhand honored her by releasing postcards and stamps featuring her. She made her Bollywood debut in 2005 appearing in Chocolate and Aashiq Banaya Apne..