Bachelor of Science, University Raj, India, 1971. Master of Science, University Raj, India, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy, University Raj, India, 1976.
Assistant professor botany University Rajesthan, India, 1977—1979, 1985—1996, associate professor botany, since 1996. Research associate Council of Scientific Industrial Research, New Delhi, 1981—1984.
Member of Society for Biochemistry and Biotechnology (life), Indian Botanical Society (life. Conveynor library committee 2002-2003, secretary department committee 1994), Indian Science Congress (life).
Married Rajendra Sarin, February 11, 1977. Children: Ruchira, Rahul, Rishi.