Saurabh Sharma, Author,

saurabh sharma

Saurabh Sharma is a Lucknow-based freelance journalist who has reported from different corners of India as well as Nepal. He heads a network of over 2500 freelance reporters spread across South Asia. He has won international awards for his reporting on gender sensitivity and the Covid-19 pandemic. He prefers staying on the road, with his headphones on, hunting down stories, great bars and local cuisine. 

Stories saurabh has worked on

Crossfire by Saurabh Sharma; Illustration by Akshaya Zachariah for
Season Two


Two trends mark the Great North Indian Wedding today. The first is gunshots. The second is orchestra dances performed by women artistes. Together, they’ve created a minor epidemic of crime headlines.
23 Apr 22