Born in Hoogly, West Bengal, 1933.
Diploma in Fine Arts (D & P. LNM.), Govt College of Art & Craft, Kolkata, 1958; training in graphic art, Dusseldorf, Germany, 1968. Traveled widely in Germany, UK and France. Ex-Principal, Govt College of Art and Craft, Kolkata.
Many exhibitions in India and abroad since 1967.
Award in Graphic Art, Calcutta University Institute, 1956. Award in Painting, Birla Academy of Art and Culture, Kolkata, 1973.
Fulltime artist. Member, Art Advisory Committee and Charukala Parishad, Govt of West Bengal. Lives and works in Kolkata