Niya (Lija Varghese) was born as the youngest daughter of Mr. Vaghese and Mrs. Leelamma at Konni, Kerala. She competed her nursing education and did internship at Bengaluru.
Niya started her career in acting with the Malayalam film ‘Sachin’ directed by Santhosh Nair. The film which stars Dhyan Sreenivasan in lead role is a romance film in the backdrop of cricket.
Niya made her entry in the tamil entertainment world playing the heroine in the film which has Shivaji Dev in lead. She has also worked in a commercial. Niya has also committed two new films too.