The author is Prithwiraj Basu, a Final year Undergraduate student of Economics of Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India who aspires to be a foreign policy professional and expert in future. Expanding himself beyond the horizon of his coursework, he takes deep interest in International Security and Diplomacy and hopes to make a career out of it.
Founded in 2011, South Asia Journal (SAJ) is a policy magazine focused on issues relating to South Asia. Bearing no political affiliation, the journal’s goal is to provide discerning, critical perspectives on the South Asian sub-continent and its evolving relationship to the broader world. SAJ aims to highlight emerging regional trends, especially issues which call for more emphasis among decision makers and policy framers.