Suchitra Bhattacharya was a contemporary writer who was born in Bihar, in the year 1950. Her writing career got a start from her novel 'Kaancher dewal'. She is the creator of 'Mitin Mashi', who is a Bengali female detective character. Her other notable masterpieces are ‘Parabas’, ‘Uro Megh’, ‘Anyo Basanta’, ‘Aynamahal’ etc. Her writings depicted contemporary social issues. She received awards like 'Bhuban Mohini Medel' (2014), 'Kotha Award' (1997), 'Mati Nandi Award' (2012) and many others. This writer passed away in 2015 which is a great loss in Bengali literature.