Nasif Akhtar is from a small town `Malda` which is in West Bengal, India. In 2016, He started doing comedy in Kolkata and after 1 year he moved to Mumbai. He is an All India Winner in Standup Soapbox which is the biggest standup competition in India and has won a series of competitions afterwards. He has performed in various venues across India with extremely relatable content which is his experiences during the journey from a small town to a Metro city. He is touring with his solo show `Malda to Mumbai` all over India in July, 2018.