* Charu Nivedita was one among ‘The top ten Indians of the decade (2001-2010)’, adjudged by The Economic Times.
*Zero Degree was longlisted for the 2013 edition of Jan Michalski Prize.
The jury of Jan Michalski Prize on Zero Degree.
* Zero Degree was inducted into the prestigious ’50 Writers, 50 Books – The Best of Indian Fiction’, by Harpercollins.
* The Sunday Guardian considers Zero Degree an important novel in Metafiction genre.
* The Centre for Women’s Development Studies, New Delhi (an ICSSR supported Institute) added his article ‘Rape and the Indian home’ into its collection, Current Awareness Bulletin, January 2013.
* The Hindu (Tamil) adjudged him as one among the ‘Manathil Pathintha Mugangal 25’ (Twenty Five Eminent Personalities of Tamil Nadu) in its Diwali Malar 2014.