Question- Who is the author of the book titled ‘The Burning Forest’?
- In her meticulously researched book ‘the burning forest: India’s War in bastar’, Nandini Sundar has written about the Maoist conflict in bastar.
- Most of the books on the Maoists in the last few years have been a journalistic accounts — Gautam Navlakha’s Days and Nights in the Heartland of Rebellion, Shubhranshu Chaudhury’s Let’s call him Vasu,
and Arundhati Roy’s walking with the Comrades.
- Nandini has written about the salwa judum, janathana sarkar, civil strifes and rapes and various other issues intricately related to the life of the tribals living in bastar region.
- Ramayan Upadhyay