Right-arm medium-pace bowler who represented India starting in 1999, and won Bengal's first Vijay Hazare Trophy in 2012.
He played for the Indian Under-19s team in the MTN Youth World Cup in South Africa.
He gave easily the best performance in the Vijay Hazare Trophy tournament in 2012, and was subsequently named Captain the following year.
He married Sunti Sanyal Shukla in 2008.
He was teammates with then-captain Sourav Ganguly on the Bengal team that won the 2012 Vijay Hazare Trophy.