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Kumar Sambhav Shrivastava

Contributing Editor Business Standard, India


A journalist for over a decade, Kumar Sambhav Shrivastava writes on political economy in India. Currently, he is Contributing Editor with Business Standard. In 2016, he co-founded Land Conflict Watch, a unique, research-based data journalism project that maps and documents ongoing land conflicts across India.

Sambhav has been awarded the National Award for Excellence in Journalism from the Press Council of India, the Young Journalist from the Developing World Award from the Foreign Press Association of London, the Global Shining Light Award from the Global Investigative Journalism Network and the Asian College of Journalism Award for Investigative Journalism. He lives in New Delhi.