Published On: Tue, Mar 31st, 2015

Meet the Indian Sherlock and Dr Watson!​

Sherlock Holmes is a popular detective internationally, just as Byomkesh Bakshy is an extremely popular Indian detective. Sherlock’s friend and confidante is Dr Watson. Sherlock confides everything in Dr Watson, who even accompanies Sherlock when he is working on his cases. The Indian Sherlock and Watson are Byomkesh Bakshy and his friend Ajit, who accompanies Byomkesh wherever he goes and even tries to assist him in his cases. Anand Tiwari is playing Ajit Bandyopadhyay, Byomkesh Bakshy’s friend​.​

The two are always seen together and Ajit is the Indian Dr Watson. Byomkesh and Ajit are a tight pair. There are a lot of comparisons being drawn between Sherlock Holmes and Byomkesh Bakshy and this is yet another comparison. Detective Byomkesh Bakshy is set in Kolkata 1943 and promises viewers to expect the unexpected.

It is set for release on 3rd April.