Padma was an employee of the Secret Bakery of Northampton. She first appeared in strip .
After her first appearance, Padma was informally referred to as "pseuDora", because of her being the "alternate-universe" version of Dora. Her last name has not yet been revealed, as she has only appeared in a handful of strips. She is ethnically Indian-American.
Padma comes from Los Angeles, where her family still lives. She has moved back there to be with them and to take care of her grandmother.
She is ethnically Indian-American.
She had some "tact issues" with her mother at brother's wedding.
Padma does not drink coffee.
She enjoys hiking.
Padma and Marten became rather close in the days before she left for California. Padma seemed regretful at the timing of their relationship, which may or may not have contributed to their eventual breakup.