Born in 1965. Studied at Govt. College of Arts & Crafts, Kolkatta. Did his Master`s from Delhi College of Art, New Delhi. His work has successfully captured the various aspects of nature whether it is sand dunes, back waters, canals or the lake of Geneva. Exhibited his work at Gallerie Ganesha, New Delhi, 2003; Philip Gallery, London, 2001; British Council, Kolkata, 1994; Gallerie Mohanjeet, Paris, 2001; International Art Camp, Hungary, 2000; Academy of Fine Arts, Kolkata, 1988. He is the recipient of prestigious awards including Royal Watercolour Society, London, 2002; Harmony Award; Mumbai, 1999; Gold Medal from U.S.S.R, 1983.