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When Teesta Setalvad spoke to Kunal Kamra

Sabrangindia 24 Aug 2022

As journalist and human rights defender Teesta Setalvad spends another night in Gujarat's Sabarmati jail, Sabrang India looks back at some of her most powerful work (and words) over the last thirty years - work and words deemed dangerous enough to be imprisoned. This is the struggle of our memory against forgetting, against the white-washing and clean-chitting of violence.


In 2018, Teesta Setalvad sat down with stand up comedian Kunal Kamra for her tell-all interview that ranged from her fight against human rights violations, hate crimes and communal violence to the allegations against her. She goes on to address questions from the 'trolls', supporters of her work and concerned citizens who are worried about the future of India. 

Watch the exclusive interview below. 

When Teesta Setalvad spoke to Kunal Kamra

As journalist and human rights defender Teesta Setalvad spends another night in Gujarat's Sabarmati jail, Sabrang India looks back at some of her most powerful work (and words) over the last thirty years - work and words deemed dangerous enough to be imprisoned. This is the struggle of our memory against forgetting, against the white-washing and clean-chitting of violence.


In 2018, Teesta Setalvad sat down with stand up comedian Kunal Kamra for her tell-all interview that ranged from her fight against human rights violations, hate crimes and communal violence to the allegations against her. She goes on to address questions from the 'trolls', supporters of her work and concerned citizens who are worried about the future of India. 

Watch the exclusive interview below. 

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