Chetan Bhagat : The Writer
Chetan Bhagat (born 22 April 1974 is a best-selling Indian author. He is the author of two bestsellers: Five Point Someone – What not to do at IIT and One Night @ the Call Center. He is also the scriptwriter for ‘Hello’, the Bollywood movie based on One Night @ the Call Center.
Chetan Bhagat has spent the major part of his life in Delhi. He did his schooling from ‘The Army Public School’ in Delhi and finished his graduation from IIT Delhi in the year 1995. Since his childhood he has shared a tremendous interest in contributing articles and features to various newspapers and publications of the city. A passionate writer he always knew he would be into writing. During his stay at the IIT hostel he was the Editor of the hostel magazine. He did his MBA from IIM Ahmadabad in the year 1997. A brilliant student with a gentle personality he has always been his teachers’ favorite. After finishing his education he shifted to Honk Kong to work with a renowned US investment bank. He is happily married with his two twin sons. Besides writing, he has an immense interest in the philosophy of Yoga. A regular viewer of ‘Bollywood’ films, he claims himself to be a fan of the Hindi film actor Govinda.