Phanindra Devchoudhury

An engineering graduate from Beneres Hindu University,who spent 37 years in Petroleum sector,has authored more than 20 books which includes novels,shortstories,drama, and also essays and articles on subjects as varied as science, literature, psychology, politics,ethics,philosophyetc.He started writing way back in sixties and came to limelight as a novelist after his first novel AnuradharDesh (1986).He was conferred BishnuRabha Award by Asomsahityasabha for this novel.Some of his published books are -AnuradharDesh, Galpalikhargalpa, Satyanusandhan, Oedipus Oedipus, Premorghar, Homen borgohain murdabad, Mrityur lekha premor lekha, Bastavaaru Bishad, Premor dinor prastav,Panchasotpachisor prem,Gorokhiya desh,Jyotiprasad-satabarsharson soy, Bhal powar joygan,Okobikobirghar,Pratham dekha,Mokpabitrakora, Satotar biplabetc.He compiled and edited an anthology entitled “OneĀ  hundred years of Assamese Prose-An intellectual journey:1900-99.Since 2014,he is working as Chief Editor of the Niyomiya Barta ,an Assamese daily.