Launch of Pagla Sahib’s Grave by
News Desk, News Nation 360 : Starmark, Kolkata’s Leading bookstore chain, hosted the launch of Pagla Sahib’s Grave – A new English Graphic Novel of Pagla Saheber Kabar of Sirshendu Mukhopadhyay was launched at its own Outlet in Kolkata, in presence of the Writer Sirshendu Mukhopadhyay and Harsho Mohan Chattaraj. The story is Horibandhu is sent away from home to Motigunj for admission into another school as he repeatedly fails in his school exams. Starting from the stern, robot-like and unfriendly caretaker at his new residence Kusumkunj. Horibandhu finds himself surrounded by strange people. From the very first day at school, he encounters a series of violent incidents and experiences mysterious happenings. Amongst all this, Pagla Sahib looms large as the prime haunting personality. Does Horibandhu get to meet him? The mystery deepens as Horibandhu, with the help of the notorious Patal Das, enters the forbidden tunnel. The illustrations have been created by Harsho Mohan Chattaraj, with Shuvorup Bhattacharjee’s Script and Arundhati Gupta’s Text/Editing. Published by Starmark, this graphic novel is priced at Rs. 249/-.
Pic: Krishnendu KUndu
Report: Anustup Kundu