Kunal Purohit is an independent journalist based out of Mumbai, writing on issues of rightwing politics, gender and social justice at the intersection of development. He is also the creator of a four-part podcast series ‘The Last Courtesans of Bombay’, an audio documentary on the city’s secretive tawaif community that was released in September 2019.
The long walk home for migrants, tech and surveillance in the time of COVID-19, pardoning a convicted army officer, and more.
COVID-19 reveals structural and systemic inequalities in Sri Lanka’s prison system.
Working without protective gear during the COVID-19 pandemic, healthcare workers in Pakistan say they are on a suicide mission.