FJA 2019 / Shortlist
Category: Contribution to Civil Rights
Anuja Jaiman (India)
“Under Modi, Hindu hardliners turn Indian theatre into a battleground”
May 16, 2019
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Five days after a suicide bomber killed 40 CRPF personnel in February in the Kashmir Valley, playwright and director Abhishek Majumdar was forced to cancel a play looking at the behaviour of Indian security forces in the disputed region.