B R P Bhaskar is a senior human rights activist and veteran journalist. He had served as the editor in most of the leading newspapers in India like The Hindu, The Statesman, Deccan Herald. He proved his talent in visual media by serving as an advisor to the Focus India Fee, Bangalore,
from 1989 to 1992, which provided news and features. From 1994 to 1999 he was the Asianet editorial advisor for the program of the Media Watch sakkariyayumayi. Currently, he works as a columnist in Gulf Today and contributes to both English and Malayalam newspapers. In 2014 Kerala Government honored him with Swadeshabhimani Kesari award.