Niroop Mahanty

Born in the Steel City of Jamshedpur, Niroop Mahanty was educated in Jamshedpur, Delhi, and the US.

A successful member of the top management team in one of India’s largest and most respected blue chips, he quit his job prior to retirement age to “pursue my passions and spend more time with my best friend, my wife. Rupa” In fact, he joined his wife’s consulting firm as her deputy!

A highly qualified pilot, with multi-engine and instrument ratings, he is the only Indian civilian to be trained, tested and licensed to fly a military jet. He is also a scuba diver certified to ‘Advanced’ level, a free fall skydiver, a blue belt in Tae Kwon Do. Niroop is also an active Reiki healer and sings and plays guitar in a Rock band,

Passionate about the need to return to society, the Mahantys run two charitable trusts from their own finances, www.kmcotrust. com and www.kmceotrust.com.

Niroop contested the Parliamentary election in 2014 as an all-expense paid “invited” candidate and came in at a creditable third position. He says he has “no further political ambitions!”


A Sting in the Tale is his debut in writing. He lives in Jamshedpur and is occupied with the management of the trusts, traveling and advising the management of a flying school.


Sting in the Tale

Books by Niroop Mahanty

"There are enchanting twists at the end of every story in this book. After you’ve read a few you try and guess what happens towards the end of those that follow. You are wrong every time."


Sting in the Tale is a collection of thirteen stories with a twist at the end of each story. Here’s what readers have to say about it.

“STING IN THE TALE is truly a magnificent collection of tales covering so wide a range of su

Read More... Buy Now Read Sample

Edit Your Profile

Maximum file size: 5 MB.
Supported File format: .jpg, .jpeg, .png.