PADMAPANI BORA has a deep interest in writing and his favourite subjects are finance, political economy and North-east India. Bora often writes opinion-based and scholarly articles in the leading newspapers of the North-east and in national dailies. As motivational speaker, he has extensively addressed students in various educational institutions, such as Guwahati University, Cotton University, Royal Global University, Arya Vidyapeeth College and Kaziranga University. He was also one of the speakers at TEDx Betkuchi event held in December 2018 at Guwahati. He is 2009 batch Indian Revenue Service officer, and is currently posted as Joint Commissioner of Income Tax. He has worked in the fields of tax administration, investigation and enforcement of law, general administration and e-governance module.