He is a National Film Award-winning film critic. He was working with Bismoi, an entertainment Assamese magazine, Rang Ghar- cultural monthly and Roopkar-Cultural Monthly and later joins the All India Radio Guwahati. He did his Masters in Arts from Guwahati University. He also did his Post Graduation from Marketing Management. Then he joined as a Local reporter Natun Asomiya. He then joined as joined Sub Editor of Bismoi.v He is currently working in’ All India Radio’ at Guwahati station, the public service broadcaster of India, in the capacity of Programme Executive. He is married to Namrata Dutta. She is a writer and research fellow and both of them live in Guwahati with their daughter Ragamala. He also directed the short film’ By-Lane2 which was based on the life of Noted Assamese Film Journalist PABITRA KUMAR DEKA’. Check out this page for more updates on Utpal Dutta.