Surendra Mohanty is a renowned Odia writer who has made significant contributions to Odia literature through his writing. His books have become immensely popular among the readers due to their captivating storytelling and unique narrative style. Mohanty’s writings encompass various genres such as fiction, poetry, and plays. His stories often revolve around social issues, cultural heritage, and human emotions, portraying them with depth and sensitivity. Through his books, he offers insightful observations on life and society, resonating with readers from different walks of life. Some of his notable works include “Neelimarani”, “Matira Manisha”, “Adhi Adhira”, and “Pacharu Jharana”. These books have received critical acclaim and have been widely recognized for their literary merit. Mohanty’s writing has earned him several prestigious awards and has played a pivotal role in promoting Odia literature both within and outside the state.