Born 1958, Majuli (Assam). Postgraduate Diploma in Fine Arts from Visvabharti University, Santiniketan and Postgraduate Diploma from Royal Danish Academy, Copenhagen, Denmark 1988. Won several awards of state and national level and foreign scholarships of Denmark and Norway. Held more than 10 solo shows in Calcutta, Jorhat, Mumbai, and Delhi including one in ISC Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark 1990. Participated in many exhibitions of state and national level at Mumbai, Calcutta, Bhubaneswar, Delhi, and Goa. Represented in international exhibitions in Norway1994, 95 Holland 1983, Denmark, and USA 1985-86. Attended national and international workshops. Works acquired in many important individual and institutional collections in India, Denmark, USA, and Norway. At present teaching in Govt. College of Art and Craft, Santipur, Assam.