Nilanjan Mukhopadhyay

Biography

Writer:
Playwright: Have written English play ‘Everything Personal’. Has been performed by YATRIK
Theatre group; Directed by Bhaskar Ghose with Sunit Tandon in the lead role.

Current professional engagements:
Service Provider for Research & Anchor Support , Lok Sabha Television Channel, Lok Sabha Secretariat- December 2006 till date
– Contracted as an agency (QRG) to provide Research Backup and Anchor Support for LSTV

Television Anchor, Lok Sabha Television Channel, Lok Sabha Secretariat-July 2009 till date
-Anchor of widely respected and watched weekly programme ‘A Page From History’ and previously anchored series ‘Ekla Chalo’ – interviews of Independent and single-member MPs. Have anchored almost 200 episodes of ‘A Page From History’. Recent topics include: Thousand Years after Ghazni Invasions, Kamraj Plan, Linguistic Provinces Commission and SEBI@25

Columnist / Editorial Page Commentator / Writer on other pages
Hindustan Times, Business Standard, The Telegraph, Outlook Magazine, Deccan Herald, Governance Now & Sahara Times – Currently
– Writing on contemporary political and social issues including occasional reportage

India Representative, Asian Correspondent – September 2011 till date
– Writing on Indian political issues for Asian Correspondent – website dedicated to news and current affairs from Asia