Sunil Gangopadhyay, great writer was born in Faridpur, Bangladesh. He has attained Masters in Bengali from University of Calcutta. This famous writer had been written many famous novels which talk about different kinds of problems and show different types of views of our society.
Swati Bandopadhyay is his wife. On 26 February in 1967, Sunil Gangopadhyay married Swati Bandopadhyay and their only one son is named Souvik.
Krittibas is a seminal poetry magazine which was published by Sunil Gangopadhyay from 1953. Swati Bandopadhyay is also its founder editor.
It is a very painful loss of Bangla literature that it has lost a great writer like Sunil Gangopadhyay was died on 23 October in 2012.