Nikhil Sachan is an Indian author and columnist. He has published two collections of short stories called Namak Swadanusar and Zindagi Aais Pais, both of which have been bestsellers in their genre. He has also contributed to e-magazines The Lallantop and Firstpost. Namak Swadanusar was listed in BBC Hindi’s ‘Top 10 Books of The Year’. His second book, Zindagi Aais Paais, was another collection of short stories published in 2015, and was also met with critical acclaim. Nikhil’s third book was a full-length novel called UP 65, which was released in 2017. He is also in the process of writing scripts for Hindi films.