The novel prize winner of 2008 in Literature, Le Cléjio paints the life in desert with words. The central character is desert; people appear and disappear entouring it. Direct translation from French to Bangla.
Opium is a collection of anecdotes of famous literature film character and French intellectual Jean Cocteau, composed during his stay at Saint Claud, when he was kept in a desintoxication phase. Never translated in English, this is the first direct translation of Jean Cocteau in any Indian language.