Played in Indian Tests from 1958 to 1962. The P. Sen Memorial Trophy, the premiere county cricket trophy, was named after him.
He made his first-class debut for Bengal in 1943.
His most memorable moment came in a historic victory over England in which he took 5 stumpings, all off of Vinoo Mankad.
He was was married to Reena Sen.
He and Mohinder Amarnath both played Test cricket for India.