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Kamna Chandra

Kamna Chandra is an Indian film writer who has written plays for radio (AIR), stories and dialogues for films Chandni[1], 1942 A Love Story[2][3] and Prem Rog and television show Kashish[4]

She is the mother of author Vikram Chandra, film critic Anupama Chopra and film director Tanuja Chandra.[5]

Early life and educationEdit

Kamna hails from Muzaffarnagar (UP) and did part of her schooling from MKP College, Dehradun,[6] after which she did her bachelor's degree from Allahabad University, and was then married to business executive Navin Chandra[7]


Year Movie Name Credited For
1982 Prem Rog Story
1984 Trishna (TV series) Screenplay
1989 Chandni Story
1992 Kashish (TV) Story
1994 1942: A Love Story Story & Dialogues
1998 Kareeb Story & Dialogues
2017 Qarib Qarib Singlle Story & Dialogues