Its 82nd birth anniversary of Anant Pai (aka Uncle Pai), the creator of Amar Chitra Katha and Tinkle comic books, reading which most of us have grown big in our formative years of growth cycle.
That’s not all – to remind us about this occasion, Google Doodle has left no stone unfurled in coming out with its unique Google Doodle in comic-style make fresh the memories of the creator of Indian comics.
Uncle Pai was born on September 17, 1929 in Karnataka. He was scientist by education, but entertainer by vocation through his novel art of creating comics for Indians. How many of us can forget the adventures of comic characters of ‘Suppandi’ and “Shikari Shambu” in his renowned comic of ‘Tinkle’?