Monday, July 24, 2023

Jyoti Yadav

Jyoti Yadav
Jyoti Yadav is a Principal Correspondent with ThePrint. She writes features on gender crimes, youth, unemployment, rural and small-town India. Over the last four years, she has travelled extensively in India to cover the aftermaths of the migrant exodus, healthcare infrastructure, mass cremations in second Covid wave, gender representation in lower judiciary and decades-old gang rapes, etc. She has been awarded the UN Laadli Media award thrice for her gender sensitive reporting. She was also one of the finalists at the Young Thomson Foundation Award 2022. Born and raised in a Haryana village, she did her graduation and post-graduation from Delhi University. She can be reached at [email protected]. Follow her on Twitter @jyotiyadaav

On Camera


The woman in her 40s at a relief camp in Churachandpur | Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

Manipur sexual violence is political. Don’t deny accountability by calling it...

India cannot reduce or excuse the gang mentality seen in Manipur as innate tendencies or human nature. These mobs have purposeful goals, their intent is structured and coherent.
Bhutan - People standing in queue outside ATM

RBI data reveals demonetisation was the epitome of whimsical, illogical policymaking

The government wanted demonetisation to combat three problems. None of them seem to have been solved. 


Sepoy CHandan Yadav's family and neighbours gathered outside his house at Gyanpur village in Bihar | By special arrangement

‘You get nervous easily’ — what Bihar sepoy killed in Ladakh...

Sepoy Chandan Yadav of Bhojpur, Bihar, was all of 22. When border tensions made him nervous, he relied on his Armymen brothers for advice.
Illustration: Soham Sen

New BJP govt, old divisive ways. Biren’s rule shows party never...

Manipur Chief Minister N. Biren Singh, and by implication, the BJP nationally and the Modi government are all under attack over anarchy in the...