Ranita Roy

Photographer
     
United we stand
Location: Kolkata
Nationality: Indian
Biography: Ranita Roy was born in Andul, a small town near Kolkata, India. She is a documentary photographer and visual artist. She completed Hostile environment awareness training (HEAT) at Jakarta, nominated by Thomson Reuters (2020). Whose work has been... read on
India is now going through a burning issue of CAA (Citizenship Amendment Act) and NRC (National Register of Citizens).  Nationwide protests against CAA and NRC confront unresolved questions on identity, citizenship, and rights.

These nationwide protests force millions, who have been indifferent to politics, disdain for politicians apart, to squarely confront unresolved question relating to identity, citizenship, individual and group rights, including gender rights, and their role in creating substantive democracy. The protests are against the government and its BJP-Sangh Parivar leadership. However, at a deeper level, these protests challenge Indian society’s collective prejudices that divide people in terms of religion, caste, language and region, and deny women equal rights.

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Teentaley Eco Resort

By Ranita Roy / Teentaley Eco Garden Resort, Sikkim — Tourism Project - Teentaley Eco Resort- an organic experience of Real Sikkim
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Child Education

By Ranita Roy / West Bengal (Different Locations) — Child Labor in India & Education is the key to abolish it Education plays a very important role in..
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Upanayana

By Ranita Roy / Andul — Upanayana - The Transformation of a Boy Upanayan is a standout amongst the most vital Smaskaras (rites of..
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Community Garden South India

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Darjeeling Himalayan Railways

By Ranita Roy / Darjeeling — Assignment for Thomson Reuters (DHR) 2019 Darjeeling Himalayan Railway trains which run on a two foot gauge..
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Chhordima

By Ranita Roy / Andul — Chhordima- Silent Feature of Indian Women Movement For the average Indian woman, the slogan..
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Kolkata Rainbow Pridewalk 2019

By Ranita Roy / Kolkata — On December 29, 2019, Kolkata was painted with the colors of the rainbow, as the city celebrated the 2019..
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The Soul and Serenity of India - A photographer captures the ever-shifting essence of her homeland - The Washington Post Magazine

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Assignment for Thomson Reuters - Brickfield - 2019

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Flood and Fury - The aftermath of Cyclone Amphan in Andul and South 24 Parganas - The Caravan Magazine 2020

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Work for International NGO

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Street Photography

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Migrant workers in Bhopal

By Ranita Roy / Bhopal — Water is life. No one can live without it. Bhopal is facing influx of population from surrounding area as..
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By Ranita Roy / Bhopal — Anandpura Basti Ward 62 is located in Bhopal.  There was a lot of problem regarding water in the..
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Flood

By Ranita Roy / Ghatal — Flood in West Bengal, India West Bengal has 37,660 sq. km flood-prone region spread more than 111 blocks..
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