Anupam Sinha

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Anupam Sinha
Anupam Sinha with Dhruva Statue.jpg
Anupam Sinha with the unveiled statue of his popular comic book superhero Super Commando Dhruva, at Comics Fest India, 2013
Born Anupam Sinha
13 Feb 1962
Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh
Nationality Indian
Area(s) Cartoonist, Writer, Penciller, Inker, Letterer
Notable works
The Virtuals, Super Commando Dhruva, Nagraj

Anupam Sinha is an Indian comic book artist and writer, credited as the creator of the Raj Comics superhero Super Commando Dhruva. The BusinessWorld website said that Sinha revolutionised Indian comics with his work at Raj Comics.[1]

Cover art of Super Commando Dhruva

Starting his career in 1975 at the age of 13 for a small magazine called Deewana Tej at Kanpur, Sinha got his “big break” four years later, when he joined Diamond Comics. While working on popular comics such as Tauji and Jadoo Ka Danda, Sinha also attended Kanpur’s Christchurch College.[2] He worked with Diamond Comics creating Fauladi Singh comics Fauladi Singh Aur Shaitan Tarwill, Fauladi Singh Ki Tarwill se Takkar and Fauladi Singh aur Vinash Ke Pujari.[3]

In 2012, he published his very first full-length fiction, The Virtuals.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2009-12-16. Retrieved 2010-08-15. 
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2009-12-16. Retrieved 2010-08-15.  Master Of Fantasy
  3. ^ ANUPAM SINHA DADDY OF INDIAN FANTASY