Samaresh Majumdar is a renowned name in modern Bengal literature. He is a contemporary writer, who was born in Jalpaiguri, West Bengal in 1944. His writings are versatile in nature that is extended from fiction to adventure. He first appeared in the literary world through ‘Desh’ magazine in 1967. His 'Kaalbela' series are fictional writing that depicted history of politics in West Bengal. 'Arjun' series, 'Buno Haans', 'Saathkahon', 'Kolikatay Nabakumar' etc. are some of his notable writings. He has also exhibited his literary skills for making stories for children. He was honored with 'Banga Bibhushan' (2018), 'Bankim Puroshkar' (2009) for ‘Kolikatay Nabakumar’, 'Sahitya Academy Award' (1984) for Kaalbela, 'Ananda Puroshkar' (1982) and others for his works.