Was born on 4th
of July, 1961. Graduated with Political Science from the then Presidency
College, Kolkata. Did his Post-graduation on International Relations
from Jadavpur University, Kolkata. Worked as Journalist for ‘The
Telegraph’, Kolkata; ‘The Economic Times’, Kolkata; ‘The Statesman’, New
Delhi and ‘The Hindu’, New Delhi. Obtained his law degeree from Delhi
University. Enrolled as an Advocate of the Calcutta High Court on April
17, 1989. Practised primarily on the Constitutional and Civil sides with
emphasis on Service and Arbitration matters in the High Court at
Calcutta as well as other High Courts, the Supreme Court of India and
the Central and State Administrative Tribunals. Obtained Diploma in
Cyber Law. Was Associate Editor of the Calcutta High Court Notes.
Appointed as Senior State Government Advocate; Counsel for Calcutta High
Court; Counsel, Eastern Railway, Metro Railway and Damodar Valley
Corporation. Appointed as Additional Judge of the Calcutta High Court on
October 30, 2013.