Anil Kumar Panda was born in a sleepy town, Brajrajnagar, in western part of the state of Odisha in India. He completed his graduation in Physics and at present working as a mine surveyor in coal mines. He has been writing poems since his college days. He writes poems and short stories whenever he gets time.
During his stay in his village, where he used to go with his grandfather to supervise cultivation work, he enjoyed nature and looked closely lives of poor farmers. He started writing poems on beauty of the village life and simple lives of farmers.