Altaf Tyrewala is author of the critically acclaimed books No God In Sight (2005), Ministry of Hurt Sentiments (2012) and Engglishhh (2014). He is also the editor of Mumbai Noir (2012), a crime fiction anthology. Tyrewala’s works have been published around the world and translated into numerous foreign languages. He was awarded the DAAD Artist-in-Berlin literature grant for 2011. He currently lives in Mumbai and is working in the e-learning industry.