Nidra Naik is a writer of English prose and poetry. Being from the silver city of Cuttack, Odisha, she is one of the first Odiyas to pen down her work in English-fiction.
"Her stories are deeply embedded in her Odia cultural moorings interspersed with Odiya coinage"
- The Pioneer
"Her stories characterized by dark humor, stark reality and romance can leave an incredible mark on the minds of readers"
- The Telegraph