Community Correspondent

Alam

Bio:

Alam is a VV-PACS Correspondent from Nalanda district, Bihar. He feels that media plays an important role in development and that the mainstream media often sidelines the needs of marginalized communities. He has seen a lot of discrimination in his village, and therefore wants work on those issues as a video campaigner, amplifying the voices of his own people.

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Videos

  • No gateposts at railway crossing in Juniar, Bihar
    02/29/16

    Lack of gateposts at the railway crossing in Juniar is stirring a turmoil in residents’ life as accidents become more and more frequent. In this video, CC Mister Alam documents their plight and appeals to the viewers to pressurize the Divisional Railway Manager into constructing the required gateposts. Mohammad Mister Alam reports from Juniar, Hilsa, […]

  • Travelling Atop A Train
    02/3/16

    For those who need to travel by train in Juniar, Bihar, there is only one train a day to cater to about 3,000 passengers. With a limited number of bogies. The train comes from Islampur, on its way to Patna. Already crowded. The Juniar passengers scramble to get in, but often find no space. Forcing […]

  • 637 Student and No toilets
    11/12/14

    Community correspondent Mister Alam reports from Ganpati Vigha village in Hilsa block of Nalanda district of Bihar, on the lack of sanitation facilities in the village’s middle school. CALL TO ACTION: Call the Block Education Officer for Hilsa Block of Nalanda district, on +91-9939712741, and demand that construction of toilets for the school begin at […]

  • Flooded Drains; Absconding Officials
    09/2/14

    VV-PACS Correspondent Mister Alam reports from Juniyar village, Nalanda District in Bihar where an overflowing drain has become the breeding ground for illnesses jeopardizing the health and safety of families in 400 houses. You can help this community get a clean living environment today. Call to Action: Please call the Block Development Officer of Hilsa […]