Prodyut Kumar Deka, a filmmaker from the Northeast region of India, is a Law graduate from Guwahati University in 2006. He has directed intimate stage plays and four feature films in the Assamese language winning the State Best Director award in 2010 for his debut film Dhunia Tirutabur. His second feature Samiran Barua Ahi Asey was an official entry in the 18th Kolkata International Film Festival in 2012. He has published many articles on cinema and is the author of Two books on cinema. He lives in Guwahati, India and works in the Assam Secretariat. This is his first novel.