Avinash das is an Indian filmmaker and screenwriter. In July 2022, he came into the limelight when he was arrested by Mumbai police for sharing a five-year-old photo of Union Home Minister Amit Shah with IAS officer Pooja Singhal on 8 May 2022. Pooja Singhal was arrested by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) in a money laundering case in May 2022.Soon after venturing into the Indian entertainment industry, Avinash began working as a columnist for several renowned Indian newspapers. He worked as the resident editor of Prabhat Khabar, a daily paper. He worked as the proofreader of Patna and Deoghars release.Later, he started working for NDTV India as an Output Editor. Thereafter, he was associated with the Indian newspaper Dainik Bhaskar as its editorial manager. He then worked as a Senior Correspondent at Satyamev Jayate, a community television show. Avinash Das with Ravish Kumar.He came into the limelight for the Cine Bahastalab program organised in Delhi in 2013. On 24 March 2017, he made his directorial debut with the Hindi film Anaarkali of Aarah, starring Swara Bhaskar, Sanjay Mishra, and Pankaj Tripathi. Avinash Das on the sets of Anaarkali of Aarah in 2017.Later, he hit the headlines with the Netflix series She, which was released in 2020 and the Zee5 movie Raat Baaki Hai in 2021.Avinash Das also writes blogs. In his blog Mohalla Live, he often discusses web-based life.Apart from being a film director, Avinash Das is also an accomplished writer. He is the author of the book named Jeevan Karza Gadi Hai, which is a collection of poems. The cover of the book Jeevan Karza Gadi Hai written by Avinash Das.Avinash Das is often featured by several renowned Indian newspapers and magazines in their articles. Avinash Das (middle) in a newspaper article.Avinash Das remains very active on various social media platforms. He has over 107k followers on Instagram. Avinash Das often shares his pictures and videos on social media. On Facebook, over 23k people follow his page. Over 49k people follow his Twitter handle.Avinash Das smokes cigarettes occasionally. Avinash Das while smoking a cigarette.