About this author
Narayan Gangopadhyay was born on 4 February 1918, in Baliadingi in the Dinajpur district of Bengal.
He studied in Dinajpur, Faridpur, Barisal, and Kolkata. Narayan Gangopadhyay matriculated from Dinajpur Zila School in 1933. He was interned as a ‘revolutionary suspect’ and could not appear in the college examinations. Later he took admitted in the second year at B M College in Barisal and passed Intermediate Arts (IA) as a non-collegiate candidate in 1936. He passed the Bachelor of Arts with distinction from the same college in 1938.
He was awarded the Ananda Award (1964) in recognition of his contribution to Bengali literature. The weekly Basumati accorded him a reception in 1968. Narayan Gangopadhyay died on 6 November 1970 in Kolkata.
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