I am an independent journalist based in Uttar Pradesh, a state in Northern India. I write long-forms on the technology market in India and analytical pieces on tech policies. I have a keen interest in engineering and like writing pieces on scientific breakthroughs and achievements. I have also written a couple of stories on the environmental issues plaguing the Indian subcontinent and the hardships faced by rural and tribal communities of India. My story on disaster preparedness featured in GaonConnection's best four stories on climate change for 2020.
This story on disaster preparedness was featured in GaonConnection's best four stories on climate change for 2020.
When their wages stopped and then food ran out, workers from Gaya, Bihar, employed in restaurants in Varanasi, made their slow way home – while others from the district remain stranded in faraway Tamil Nadu #RuralIndiaOnline
In the 1st episode of this video series, we talk about how a group of volunteers joined their resources to help stranded migrant workers rendered jobless by the nationwide lockdown imposed in India from March 25, 2020.