Abijit was born in 24th July 1931. He was a good student as well as he had a music lover background. He tuned the song “Eto tukur asha” for a film which was not released.
His first released recorded song was “Ashru diye lekha". In his young age he was a member of IPTA. As a member of IPTA, he came closer to many eminent singers like Hemanta Mukherjee, Suchitra Mitra and Salil Choudhury sang “Kothay sonar dhan" (1951) tuned by Abhijit. Most of the leading singers sang under his supervision. He tuned for Pratima Banerjee, Shyamal Mitra, Hemanta Mujherjee, Salil Choudhury etc. He has also worked with HMV. Sangeet Sikkhar Asar at Doordarshan led by him was very popular. Abhijit got Pramathesh Barua award and many other awards.He is still tuning and teaching his students.