Kishalay Bhattacharjee is a senior journalist who has reported from India’s conflict zones for over two decades. His previous books include Che in Paona Bazaar and Blood on My Hands. He has received several awards including the Ramnath Goenka Excellence in Journalism award (2006-7) for his coverage of internally displaced people. His coverage of the abduction and rescue of two Italian tourists was nominated for the best current affairs programme by Association of International Broadcasting (AIB) Awards in 2013. He currently teaches in the School of Journalism and Communications at OP Jindal Global University in Sonipat, Haryana.