Banjot Kaur

The Wire

Reporter Profile

Banjot Kaur is a former correspondent at Down To Earth, as well as a correspondent and senior copy editor with Times of India and news producer at Asian News International. Before becoming a Report for the World corps member, she took part in the Thakur Foundation Fellowship in 2020 for an investigative reporting project centered on public health.

Beat: Health

This reporter produces deeply reported journalism on public health and health policy, with a focus on the government bodies responsible for administering these services, including the Union health ministry, the ICMR and the institutes it oversees, the CDSCO, drug and vaccine approval mechanisms, clinical trials, emergency protocols, and healthcare funding and infrastructure.