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Now, a comic book on Chittagong Uprising

books Updated: Nov 24, 2010 15:37 IST
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Amar Chitra Katha has tied up with Ashutosh Gowariker’s

Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Sey

, toplining Abhishek Bachchan and Deepika Padukone, to launch the second Amar Chitra Katha

title,

Surjya Sen And The Chittagong Uprising

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The comic book publishers have collaborated with the producers to bring out paperbacks to educate the younger generation about the 1930-uprising in a more entertaining way.



The story is about the unsung hero of India’s freedom movement, Surjya Sen. The book will be out next month. The comic book is based on Arijit Dutta Chowdhary’s meticulously researched illustrations to bring to life the turbulent revolutionaries of British-ruled Bengal in the 1930s. The script has been researched and written by Shalini Srinivasan.

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