Abhishek Saha covers northeastern India for The Indian Express.
He was the Kashmir correspondent for the Hindustan Times from December 2015 to April 2018.
Born and brought up in Guwahati, Assam, he graduated as a civil engineer from Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Ranchi before switching over to journalism.
He studied print journalism at the Asian College of Journalism, Chennai.
Saha won the prestigious Ramnath Goenka Excellence in Journalism Awards for his coverage of the Kashmir unrest of 2016.