Being constantly curious about Indian politics, Aikantik use a camera and a pen to express himself. When not out looking for stories, he can be found binging on movies, poring over Film History, and gushing about new trends in Indian Cinema. He hails from the ‘City of Joy’ Kolkata and did his masters from Asian College of Journalism Chennai. His previous experience includes working as an Associate Editor at the Global Pictures Desk of Thomson Reuters. He has also worked with People’s Archive of Rural India (PARI), The Statesman, Paytm and Zee Jaipur Literature Festival.