Based in Meghalaya, Purbasha Bhattacharyya began her journalism career with NE TV in 2008. Prior to this she interned with the Meghalaya Guardian for a brief while. Writing on politics, health, insurgency and development issues is her forte and she contributes content for various media houses. Currently she serves in the Assam based channel of a national organisation. A self confessed extrovert , Purbasha has a knack for finding news within news.