Tanmaya is an editorial cartoonist winner of the Prestigious MAYA KAMATH Award for Political Cartooning – 2014, MAYA KAMATH SPECIAL JURY AWARD – 2015.
First Prize National Cartoon Competition, Hyderabad -Telangana – 2015.
Times of India Award for Editorial Cartooning – 2016.
He started his career in the year 1989 with Times of India [nie], and was the youngest in his career in the year 1989 with Times of India [nie], and was the youngest cartoonist and illustrator of the country at that same year.
He is an Alumni of the Prestigious Delhi College of Arts.
Since 1989 he has worked with all the major print media organisations like Hindustan Times, Indian Express, India Today, Times of India, Navbharat Times, The Caravan, Outlook Hindi, BBC Hindi, Jansatta (Delhi, Bombay), Tehelka Financial World, The Citizen.in, Sunday Standard (Express Weekly), Tehelka.com.
He was involved as the core team in the Launch of the Tehelka Financial World and Sunday Standard (Delhi Edition) Newspapers.
Has held a major solo exhibition of his editorial cartoons and caricatures at Lalit Kala Academy New Delhi, inaugurated by a member of Parliament Sitaram Yechury in August 2010, which was a remarkable success.