Abhishek Saha is a journalist and writer from India, currently reading a master’s program at the University of Oxford.
He covered northeastern India for The Indian Express (2018-21). Previously, he reported from Kashmir for the Hindustan Times (2015-18).
Born and raised in Guwahati, Assam, Saha graduated as a civil engineer from Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Ranchi, before switching to journalism. He studied print journalism at the Asian College of Journalism, Chennai.
Saha won the Ramnath Goenka Excellence in Journalism Award for his coverage of the Kashmir unrest of 2016.
His debut book No Land’s People, a reportage-driven account of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) in Assam, was published by HarperCollins in 2021.