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Who among the following poet and dramatist pioneered the Bengali drama?


Michael Madhusudan Dutta


Bankim Chandra Chatterjee


Rajnarayan Dutt


Aurobindo Ghosh


None of these

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Michael Madhusudan Dutta 25 January 1824 – 29 June 1873) was a popular 19th-century Bengali poet and dramatist.

He was born in Sagordari, on the bank of Kopotaksho River, a village in Keshobpur Upozila, Jessore District, East Bengal (now in Bangladesh).

His father was Raj Narayan Dutt, an eminent lawyer, and his mother was Jahnabi Devi. He was a pioneer of Bengali drama.

His famous work Meghnad Bodh Kavya is a tragic epic.

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