Manu Kant was born at Patiala, Punjab but brought up & educated in Chandigarh.
He also lived in the erstwhile USSR from where he did his post-graduation in TV journalism from the prestigious Lomonosov Moscow State University, Moscow in 1993.
Manu is also a freelance journalist & his articles have appeared in The Tribune, Chandigarh, The Indian Express, Pioneer & Kolkata based weekly Frontier.
He has already published 8 poetry books among which is a satirical book of poems on Prime Minister Narendra Modi called Mann Ki Baat.
Manu Kant is passionate collector of Marxist and Soviet books. He is also a student of Marxism.