10 Women Made to Wait for Pensions

Gori Bi, lives in Aundha village, Hingoli Distrcit, Maharashtra. Since her husband and son died, she has been living on her own. Life is a daily struggle and she manages to get by but a little support now and then would be great. Community Correspondent Radhika, who is a neighbour, brings you her story. According to the Government Widow Pension Scheme , she should be getting financial support but she has not gotten any help yet. Gori has submitted all the required documents to the Village head. There are other 10 women in Aundha Village, like Gori bi, who do not get any assistance from the Government scheme. There are days when they have to sleep on an empty stomach. To help them get their rights please call on this number 09923667282, to Mr. Swarup Kankal, Block development officer and pressurise him to take steps to ensure these women gets their pension.

The Student Teacher Ratio and School Area needs improvement

 
/ November 24, 2022

In this video of UPS Manwan Awoora school, Kupwara, Kashmir, the community correspondent Pir Azhar shows us that there are nine classes for 250 students, and due to lack of space, the lower primary classes are held outside in the open. Also the school has only 7 teachers. 

The Sinking Houseboats of Kashmir

 
/ November 23, 2022

Houseboats are a major tourist attraction in Kashmir. History says that this tradition started in the 1800s and since then it has created a unique heritage in the tourism industry.