This week, host Ayush Tiwari is joined by Newslaundry’s Basant Kumar and Avdhesh Kumar.
Basant talks about his from Uttar Pradesh’s Muzaffarnagar, where thousands of farmers organised a Kisan Mahapanchayat on September 5 to protest against the Narendra Modi government’s new farm laws. He recalls seeing a lot of the people climbing into trees to listen to their leaders and covering their heads with green leaves to beat the severe heat.
Avdhesh talks about the on a Dalit journalist in UP’s Jaunpur. Santosh Kumar, 33, has alleged that he was attacked for reporting on atrocities committed on Dalits by a BJP leader which led to his arrest. Avdhesh pieces together what happened.
This and a lot more as they talk about what made news, what didn’t, and what shouldn’t have.
Produced by Jude Weston, edited by Satish Kumar.