Sushmita is a new generation political thinkers and activists, Sushmita is also a scion of a reputed political family spanning at least four generations. Both her parents are veteran politicians who had held the posts of minister in various ministries. She obtained her Bachelorâ€™s degree from Miranda House college, Delhi. She went to pursue her law studies in London from Thames Valley University.She also has a Master of Law degree in Corporate and Commercial Law from the Kings College in London. Sushmita has her own law firm named Dev and Associates in New Delhi and also heads an NGO named Aashiyan in Silchar which rendered the immaculate and active social service activities in South Assam districts during flood.