Preethi Das
Stand-up comedian

Preeti Das is the co-founder of the Ahmedabad-based women’s stand-up comedy collective, Mahila Manch. The collective has run successful shows that have engaged with contemporary issues in gender, politics and identity. Currently teaching at Ahmedabad University, Preeti Das has also worked as a journalist and as a researcher. She is also the recipient of the Ladlee Media Award at the South Asia Level (2015-16) for her stories that documented the life of gang-rape survivors.