The practice of manual scavenging violates Article 21 of the Indian Constitution which guarantees the ‘Right to live life with dignity.’
“Over the last 12 years, Video Volunteers has produced more than 600 video reports on caste and untouchability, across India.
50-year-old Gayatri is an indefatigable force when it comes to breaking long-standing social bias in her life and that of her community members.
In this episode, our Community Correspondents discuss their living conditions in Uttar Pradesh, India.
18 years of reporting on human rights violations and making a difference to the lives of hundreds of thousands of people.
Musahars of Bhadohi were chased away whenever they tried to get water from other neighbourhoods.
Physical violence and harrassment has forced Musahars towards desperation.