Before progressing into filmmaking, Deva Katta did screenwriting course from Detroit Filmmakers Coalition and shot an 18-episode serial titled Valasa which translated into Vennela (2005).
Talking about his latest remark, Deb said he had made it to encourage entrepreneurship and traditional economy and to preserve culture.
He tried to differentiate between Aishwarya Rai and Diana Hayden with a clear motive, but both of them were judged by those who, according to Deb, are international mafia.
I'm proud of my exotic brown colour, says Diana Hayden after Tripura CM Biplab Kumar Deb's controversial remark
He said he failed to understand the "process of judgement" of the crowning of the Miss World contest in 1997, in which Diana was crowned.
Tripura CM Biplab Deb courts controversy again, says 1997 Miss World Diana Hayden not 'an Indian beauty' like Aishwarya Rai
Deb's comments came days after Prime Minister Narendra Modi cautioned the BJP leaders to steer clear of controversies and not offer "masala" to the media by making irresponsible statements.