Kunal Roy was born in Kolkata. Right from his childhood he has shown a tremendous interest in art and literature. With the passage of time he has begun to pen articles, passages and poems for different web portals, newspapers and magazines. His works have also been recognized in abroad. He has been awarded many times by the web magazines, printing and publishers guild and others. In 2007 he received the best award for his dissertation on 'Bhakti and Sufi Movements - A Socio -Religious Perspective' from the department of Indology and Research Studies, Ramakrishna Mission Institute of Culture, Golpark, Kolkata. He has also translated three short stories of the book "Love in Siesta" by the author and columnist Avik Gangopadhya. His special areas of interest comprise art, philosophy, literature, sociology, mythology, and astrology. Currently he is working with George Group of Colleges, Kolkata as an Assistant Professor of English Language and Communication. He is a permanent resident of Kolkata.