Portrait of Hari Kumar

Hari Kumar

Hari Kumar is a reporter in the New Delhi bureau of The New York Times, which he joined in 1997. He covers news from India and at times from Nepal, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan and the Maldives. He has traveled India extensively, covering a variety of news from natural to manmade disasters, from elections to the insurgency in Kashmir, from the economy to human rights issues, and from India’s villages to its expanding middle class.