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Palagummi Sainath

Date of Birth 1957
Place of Birth Chennai
(Tamil Nadu, India)
Nationality India
Profession Writer, Journalist, Editor
Palagummi Sainath is an Indian journalist and photojournalist focusing on social problems, rural affairs, poverty and the aftermaths of globalization in India. He calls himself a 'rural reporter' or simply a 'reporter'. He is the Rural Affairs Editor for The Hindu, and the website India Together has been archiving some of his work in The Hindu daily for the past six years. Amartya Sen has called him "one of the world's great experts on famine and hunger". Recently he also started People's Archive of Rural India.

Awards by Palagummi Sainath

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