He did his B.Sc from Calcutta University, LL.B from Allahabad University, LL.M and Ph.D from Faculty of Law, BHU. He was awarded UGC Merit Scholarship in the years 1991 and 1992. He has been teaching Law since 1995. He started his teaching career from the National Law School of India University, Bangalore (1995-1996). He joined BHU as a Lecturer in Law in 1997. He also served as a Reader in Law in North Eastern Hill University
(NEHU), Shillong (2007). At present, he is an Associate Professor in the Faculty of Law, BHU. He has completed UGC sponsored Major research project entitled as “Protection of Water Bodies and Regulatory Measures, A Case study of Varanasi and Adjoining Areas”. He has also authored a book entitled as Environment Disasters and the Law (1994). He has to his credit a number of articles in the filed of Environmental Law. He has attended and presented papers in different national and international seminars, workshops, conferences.