Mir Afsar Ali

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This article is about the Indian mimicry artist, actor, radio jockey and comedian. For other uses, see Mir (disambiguation).
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Mir at the Kolkata Book Fair 2014
Native name মীর আফশর আলী
Born 13th February, 1975
Nationality Indian
Other names Mir
Occupation News Anchor, Actor, Radio Jockey, Comedian, Singer
Years active 1994–present
Known for Mimicry Artist, Radio Jockey, Actor, Comedian
Religion Islam
Spouse(s) Soma Bhattacharjee (1997 - present)
Awards Kalakar Awards[1]

Mir Afsar Ali or Mir is a popular Indian radio jockey, television anchor, singer, comedian and actor. He is the host of Mirakkel, a laughter show on Zee Bangla and Hi Kolkata on Radio Mirchi.He also appears on a Sunday audio suspense show named Sunday Suspense on Radio Mirchi [2]

Early life and background[edit]

Apart from making people laugh with his jokes on the radio, Mir explored his comic side by compering events. When he finally made an appearance on TV, it was as a news reader on Khaash Khobor, a news programme on DD Bangla. Since then, Mir’s career in television has seen several highs, with television shows including Hao Mao Khao, and Beta Betir Battle to his credit. Along with that he is also the lead singer of the Bengali band "Bandage".




  1. ^ a b "Kalakar award winners" (PDF). Kalakar website. Retrieved 16 October 2012. 
  2. ^ Mukherjee, Debarati (March 14, 2007). "My Fundays". Calcutta, India: www.telegraphindia.com. Retrieved 2008-11-14. 

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