Karki Krishnamurthy is a writer in Kannada. He is the author of two short story collections- Male Maruva Huduga and Galige Mettida Banna. He has also edited a special magazine named Sugandhi. Krishnamurthy has won literary awards like Bendre Grantha Bahumana -2014 and Masti Katha Puraskara-2016. He is an Engineer by profession and works for a multinational company as Senior General Manager. He lives in Bengaluru.