|Vikram Chandra is a prolific Indian writer who has won very many awards and critical acclaim worldwide for his writings. Chandra was born in New Delhi in 1961 to Navin Chandra, a retired executive and Kamna Chandra, script writer in Hindi films and plays. He got his high school education in Ajmer, Rajasthan and then St. Xavier’s College in Mumbai. He did his graduation from the United States, California. Later on, he attended film school at Columbia University, where he started working on his first novel. He did his MA from the Writing Seminars at John Hopkins in 1987. One of his most recent novel Sacred Games is the most anticipated novel.