Map of Delhi Enclave c. 1916


Map of Punjab Districts c. 1916

Bengal Legislative Council 1923

Bengal Legislative Council 1923

SN Roy, then President of the Bengal Legislative Council 1923, is seated to the left of the Governor of Bengal, Lord Lytton, who has the Chief Justice on his right.  At Surendranath Roy’s left sits his friend and colleague, Surendranath Banerjee.


May 7 1957 outside our new home, 73 Riverdale Avenue, Ottawa. My father had been recently posted to Canada. We arrived in New York by the SS Ivernia on my second birthday. My father’s previous posting had been at the Embassy of India, Tehran, where I was born.