Nihar Ranjan Gupta

Writer

Born: Jessore, Eastern Bengal and Assam, British India

BIOGRAPHY

Dr. Nihar Ranjan Gupta (নীহাররঞ্জন গুপ্ত)Nickname(ছদ্মনাম) Banbhatta(বানভট্ট), (6 June 1911 – 20 February 1986) was an Indian dermatologist and a popular Bengali novelist. He is the creator of the fictional detective character Kiriti Roy. Some of his writings were made into movies of Bengal and Bollywood.

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