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Freelance Journalist Independent
Priyanka Borpujari is an independent journalist based in Mumbai, India. She contributes to media outlets such as The Times of India, OPEN magazine, Montrealserai.com, The Hoot and The Hindu. Borpujari has worked as a reporter for six years for publications including Mumbai Mirror, The Asian Age and exchange4media.com. Since launching her freelance career three years ago, she has focused on the plight of indigenous groups that are being systematically displaced from their land.
Borpujari holds a bachelor’s degree in mass media from Wilson College in Mumbai.