Sreejith Panickar

Sreejith Panickar is an Indian socio-political debater who gives considered opinion on politics, government policies, history, religion, and society. After making his debut with Arnab Goswami in 2015, he has been a regular on national and regional television debates in English and Malayalam.

Panickar has written opinion columns for India Today Group and DC Books. He has published opinions and articles in leading newspapers such as the Daily Mail, Sunday Guardian, and Mathrubhumi. His views on various topics get featured in the stories of leading visual and print media houses often.

Panickar is among the five founder-members of Mission Netaji, a research group that tries to solve the mystery surrounding the death of Subhas Chandra Bose. Mission Netaji was instrumental in realising the declassification of secret government files, after its meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi in 2015. Later, Mission Netaji successfully lobbied the Akhilesh Yadav government of Uttar Pradesh for setting up the Gumnami Baba museum and Justice Vishnu Sahai Commission. Mission Netaji has inspired several cover stories, documentaries, the 2017 web series Bose: Dead/Alive, and the 2019 Bengali film Gumnaami.