Varun Sharma is an independent researcher with a PhD in social work from the University of Delhi. He is currently exploring the interface between Adivasi culture and mainstream science in the Gariaband, Dhamtari and Kanker districts of Chhattisgarh.
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January 25, 2023 - Updates and analysis from around the region