Nihal is a Commerce graduate with an affinity for literature, theatre, music and social sciences. He fancies himself as a jack of all trades, and master of some. His sense of humour ranges from borderline narcissism to crippling self-deprecation. He likes to read and watch films, eat good food and travel. Questions of existence and privilege already trouble him at the age of 21.
Through the Young India Fellowship, he hopes to broaden his horizons and gain a holistic understanding of the world. He hopes to delve deeper into subjects that drive him and find something he is truly passionate about. His desire to be a socially conscious citizen is of great importance to him. Being good and doing good is like a mantra he goes by, and this has helped him in decision making.