Durjoy Dutta was born on 7 February 1987 in Mehsana, Gujarat but spent his entire childhood in Delhi. He completed an engineering course and Masters in Business Administration from premier institutes. Before becoming a full-time writer Durjoy Dutta did multiple short stints at various jobs. But writing was his ultimate route to fame, success and finding passion.
A self-confessed nerd who turned the blue-eyed boy among the Indian popular fiction writers. His first novel Of Course I Love You was co-authored with Maanvi Ahuja. This became a noteworthy feature of his writing since he co-authored many of his subsequent books.
Durjoy Dutta was and is tremendously popular for all his novels. Each of his books has hit top charts since their release. He has written six television shows and won Indian Tele Jury Award for Best Story Writer. He was also recognized by the Times of India as a Young Achiever.
Durjoy Dutta is pretty much a regular Indian guy or rather was a regular, guy-next-door. He was aware of this characterisation and used it quite well in his writing. He became one of India’s highest selling author of all times courtesy his outreach.
Durjoy Dutta’s subjects predominantly deal with health, sexuality, love, relationships and addictions. He is also a screenwriter, entrepreneur and a motivational speaker. All the other roles give him a good insight into the human condition. The Indian youth are more attracted to the romantic theme of most of his novels.
Durjoy Dutta’s latest work is The Boy with A Broken Heart launched in October 2017. This novel is a classic Durjoy style fiction with suspense, thrill, love, suffering and romance combined with one interesting story.