Storytel launches audiobooks in Bengali

   In times like these, when people are at home, having little to do, Storytel is offering a roster of stories which people can now listen to in Bengali language. India being a multilingual country, is like a cluster of many countries into one. People are always looking for entertainment in their own language. Going with this insight Storytel has now launched audio books in Bengali language for its subscribers. Storytel is an audiobook application where one gets unlimited access to stories anytime anywhere. 

Book lovers can now download the app via Apple / Google Playstore and just sign up for unlimited access to thousands of stories. The application currently hosts over 1 lakh audiobooks and ebooks in various regional languages. Yogesh Dashrath, Country Manager, Storytel India, says “In just 3 years of our presence in India, we already have a very encouraging response to the app. The interest it has generated only strengthens our belief that Indians love stories  no matter what the format is. And more so, in their mother tongue. With that insight, we added Bengali as a language to our service with an aim to have stories reach more and more people. We are thrilled to see the response pouring in!” Bengali literature is already very rich in its heritage and the people of Bengal are equally enthusiastic about it. Storytelling in Audio, which started from radio, is now a growing medium which is much appreciated by the Bengali listeners. Book lovers and literary enthusiasts will find many sought-after titles on the Storytel app, from Classics like Sarat Chandra Chattopadhyay’s Srikanto, narrated by the popular actor Anirban Bhattacharya, as well as contemporary bestseller Ebaro Bhoyonkor by Himadri Kishore Dasgupta, narrated by the veteran actor Rajatava Dutta

Storytel is associated with some of the best publishing houses of Bengal like Dey’s Publishing, Patra Bharati, Dev Sahitya Kutir and many more. All time best-selling authors like Shirshendu Mukhopadhayay, Sunil Gangopadhyay, Bani Basu to popular authors like Pracheta Gupta and Debarati Mukhopadhyay, stories are available from the best authors in Bengali literature. One can listen to Samik Bandopadhyay narrating Padma Nadir Majhi, Anirban Bhattacharya narrating Bindu Bishorgo by Debotosh Das, Rwitobroto Mukherjee narrating “The Alchemist” and many more such titles are been added in the app every month.

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Pricing: The first 14 days are free for subscribers, and post which there is a subscription fee of INR 299. Under a monthly subscription, the subscriber gets access to unlimited stories in 9 languages( English, Hindi, Marathi, Urdu, Bengali, Tamil, Malayalam, Telugu, Kannada)


Availability: Storytel is available on both Google Play store and iOS App store

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