Month: June 2016

Survivors of Perished Farmers lead a movement against Odisha Govt

 
/ June 30, 2016

5000 farmers from western Odisha, marched to the main square, Gangadhar Mandap, of Sambalpur city in agitation as Odisha government refuses to link farmer suicides...

Video Volunteers Impact: Thirsty Community of Chainpur gets water supply

 
/ June 29, 2016

At Chainpur village of Jharkhand, over 4,000 households were struggling for water as over 100 hand-pumps of the district had broken down. The residents’ endured...

Chhattisgarh: Rapid Industrialisation Threatens Tribal Livelihood

 
/ June 28, 2016

The rapid industrialisation of Chhattisgarh has disrupted the environmental balance of the region. The livelihoods of the millions of indigenous people that depended on forest...

Sand instead of Cement used for constructing houses under Indra Awas...

 
/ June 28, 2016

Families spend nights scared of their houses collapsing down on them as sand was used instead of cement to build houses in Jharkhand. These houses...

Video Volunteer’ Impact: How a video changed Kamala’s life

 
/ June 27, 2016

Sometimes to bring a change you need a revolution, many times all it needs is just a dialogue. Kamala is an educated young woman from...

100 families in Bilha, Madhya Pradesh face water scarcity

 
/ June 24, 2016

The handpumps of Bilha village, in Panna district of Madhya Pradesh, have hardly pumped water in the past one year. Due to the water scarcity,...

Video Volunteers’ Impact: Perpetrators of dowry death brought to justice

 
/ June 23, 2016

Savitri, 20, was married for just over a year, when her parents brought her battered body home, in the village of Kursi Narayanpur, Bihar. She...

Torture for Dalit for standing up against discrimination

 
/ June 20, 2016

Sanjukta Samal, whose husband works at a Dalit organisation in Jagatshinghpur District of Odisha, was beaten up by the upper caste people, because he was...