Subal Kumar Dey
Known forfounder of Syandan Patrika ( founded on 15 August 1970), "Syandan TV" (news channel, founded on 17 January 2022)
SpouseKalyani Dey (died on 23 February 2020)

Subal Kumar Dey is an Indian journalist from Agartala, Tripura. He is the founder and chief editor of the Bengali language daily newspaper Syandan Patrika and Syandan TV,[1] a news channel.[2][3][4] He is the current president of Tripura Newspapers' Society (TNS),[3][4] Agartala Press Club,[5] member of Friends (A Cricket Club of Tripura).[citation needed]

Personal life

He was born into an Indian Bengali family.[6] Kalyani Dey, former Agartala municipal councilor, was his wife. She died on 23 February 2020.[7][8]

Drohokal is his Bengali language autobiography published in 2019. It tells the story of his 50 years of journalism.[6]

See also


  1. ^ "CM Biplab Deb inaugurated 'Syandan TV', sister company of 'Syandan Patrika'". Retrieved 29 January 2022.
  2. ^ "All Bangla Newspaper List - Syandan Patrika". Retrieved 14 September 2020.
  3. ^ a b Ali, Syed Sajjad (26 March 2020). "COVID-19 | Tripura newspapers stop printing". The Hindu. ISSN 0971-751X. Retrieved 14 September 2020.
  4. ^ a b "Journalists take out second march, say CPM hijacked first". The Indian Express. 25 September 2017. Retrieved 14 September 2020.
  5. ^ "Eminent Journalist Subal Kumar Dey elected as the President of Agartala Press Club". Retrieved 7 May 2021.
  6. ^ a b "সংবাদব্যক্তিত্ব সুবল কুমার দে'র " দ্রোহকাল " গ্রন্থের আবরণ উন্মোচন - আরশি কথা". Retrieved 19 September 2020.
  7. ^ "Ex municipal councillor Kalyani Dey no more". Retrieved 14 September 2020.
  8. ^ "Ex-AMC Councilor Kalyani Dey passed away following prolonged illness". 23 February 2020. Retrieved 8 January 2021.