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Sudha Bhardwaj and Gautam Navlakha: Biodata and Full Profile

Sudha Bhardwaj and Gautam Navlakha: Biodata and Full Profile
Written by Abhishek Lohia

Five alleged Maoists arrested or detained by the Pune Police on Tuesday for allegedly conspiring to murder Prime Minister Narendra Modi, they are the great personalities of their respective areas. There is one is graduated from IIT, One has left the American citizens, one has left the government job and became a poet, While one is quit her teacher’s job and become a trade union leader. One is a known economist, while one is a poet whose Poetry has been translated into 20 languages. Sudha Bhardwaj and Gautam Navlakha are the two main victims, who have been arrested by Pune Police on Yesterday.

Sudha Bharadwaj Full Biodata and Profile

57-year-old Sudha Bharadwaj is a trade union leader, human rights activist, and lawyer. She was born in America and she came to India at the age of 11. When she was 18, he left the US citizenship. She is the daughter of well-known educationist and economist Ranganath Bhardwaj and Krishna Bharadwaj. Her mother completed MTI a Ph.D. in Economics. She spent most of her life in Chhattisgarh for the last 30 years she was living there. She came to Delhi in 2017 and is currently working at National Law University. She is the General Secretary of People’s Union for Civil Liberties (PUCL).

Bharadwaj is graduated in mathematics from IIT Kanpur. Later, after leaving the teaching, she joined the labor organization Chhattisgarh Mukti Morcha. She is also associated with the Mazdoor Sangh of Bhilai Steel Plant. They fought for better wages and safe workshops. She completed law studies in 2000 and since then she has fought many human rights and labor lawsuits. She is also associated with Bastar Solidarity Network and Jagdalpur Legal Aid Group.

Gautam Navlakha Full Biodata and Profile

Gautam Navlakha, an activist for the civil rights born in Gwalior, is an active member of People’s Union of Democratic Rights (PUDR). He has studied economics and political science from Mumbai and has been running a digital news portal named ‘NewsClick‘ for the last one year. 65-year-old Navlakha is associated with Academic Journal Business and Political Weekly for more than 30 years. He has also written a book named ‘Days and Nights in the Heartland of Rebellion’. He has been very active on human rights issues in Kashmir.

After challenging in the Supreme Court, sources of Pune Police claimed that arrests have been made on the basis of evidence which shows that the accused were making “big conspiracy”. Although it is unclear what was the intrigue. Police sources claim that the Pune Police had been closely monitoring these workers for almost a week. Prior to the raids on their homes, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis was known to the information of ‘new evidence’. 

About the author

Abhishek Lohia

Abhishek Lohia was a Sports and Political Writer working for Newsfolo and is no longer associated with the organization.

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