Avantika Mehta

Avantika Mehta is an independent journalist based out of New Delhi. She covers issues related to law, gender and crime. She studied at Iowa Writers Workshop, and also writes fiction.

On the periphery

India’s sex workers were vulnerable even before the pandemic.

Dec 09, 2020

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12 noteworthy books on Southasia reviewed by our contributors this year.

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