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Nabarun Bhattacharya
Born (1948-06-23)23 June 1948
Baharampur (Berhampur), West Bengal
Died 31 July 2014(2014-07-31) (aged 66)
Kolkata, India
Pen name https://simple.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Nabarun_Bhattacharya&action=edit
Occupation writer, editor
Language Bengali
Notable works Herbert (1994)
Notable awards Sahitya Akademi Award (Bengali)
Relatives Bijon Bhattacharya (father)
Mahashweta Devi (mother)

Nabarun Bhattacharya (23 June 1948 – 31 July 2014) was an Indian Bengali writer. He was committed to a revolutionary and philosophy.

Bhattacharya was born at Baharampur (Berhampur), West Bengal. He was the only child of actor Bijon Bhattacharya and writer Mahashweta Devi.

He was known for his novel, Herbert (1993), which was awarded the Sahitya Akademi Award, and adapted into a movie of the same name in 2005, by Suman Mukhopadhyay.

Bhattacharya died of pancreatic cancer at a hospital in Kolkata on 31 July 2014, aged 66.


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