Durjoy Datta was born in New Delhi, and completed a degree in engineering and business management before embarking on a writing career. His first book, Of Course I Love You . . ., was published when he was twenty-one years old and was an instant bestseller. His successive novels have also found prominence on various bestseller lists, making him one of the highest-selling authors in India. Durjoy also has to his credit nine television shows and has written over a thousand episodes for television. He lives in Mumbai.