Aparna Popat (born 18 January 1978) is a former Indian badminton player. She was India’s national champion for a record equaling nine times when she won all the senior national championships between 1997 and 2006.
Aparna Popat was born on 18 January 1978 in Mumbai, Maharashtra into a Gujarati family of Lalji Popat and Heena Popat. She studied at the J. B. Petil High School in Mumbai and her Pre-university course from Mount Carmel College, in Bangalore. Aparna also holds a bachelor’s degree in Commerce from the Mumbai University.