Kamala Thiagarajan

Kamala Thiagarajan is a freelance journalist based in Madurai, South India. She reports on health, development, culture, and gender issues and has been published in the New York Times, the BBC, Reader’s Digest, NPR’s Goats and Soda, and more.

The head of a cobra

When There’s a Snake in the House, These Guys Can Help

In the Indian city of Madurai, a volunteer group deals humanely with emergencies of the reptile kind.