Anil Ramdas

Anil Ramdas (© WikiCommons)

Dheera Sujan meets Anil Ramdas, broadcaster, journalist and the most high profile Surinamese Indian in the Netherlands. In the 1870’s, Indian labourers from Bihar were taken to Surinam to work there. A century later, many settled in Holland after Surinam’s independence. What is these Hindustanis’ cultural history and identity? 

Producer: Dheera Sujan

Broadcast: October 26, 1997