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15000 People Held in a Cowshed With Dead Animals: Vande Bharat Only for the Rich?

 
/ June 19, 2020

What does it look like when a large group of people are made to stay under an open sky with dead animals in the vicinity and no food, water or healthcare to support them?

Hit By Dual Lockdowns, Kashmiri Hawkers In A State of Crisis

 
/ June 11, 2020

India’s Kashmir valley has been in a state of lockdown, much before the COVID-19 imposed lockdown in the rest of India, since August 5, 2019. It has hit street vendors, hawkers and daily wagers the hardest. 27 year old Suhail Ahmad, a resident of Shopian used to sell different commodities...

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Video Volunteers Correspondent Facilitates Job Cards for Uttar Pradesh MNREGA Workers

 
/ June 10, 2020

VV correspondent Anil Kumar intervened to facilitate MNREGA job cards for villagers in Uttar Pradesh

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Persistent Community efforts compel Rozgarsevak to issue MNREGA Job cards to Dalits

 
/ May 15, 2020

A Not so easy success story for the community wherein they had to submit 3 applications for MNREGA Job card which should officially be issued at just one application.

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Community Journalist makes administration accountable and succeeds in delivering homes to Dalits

 
/ May 12, 2020

Citizen journalist helps poor Dalit families get new permanent homes where they can spend their lives happily ever after. 

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Community Correspondent Distributes Food to the Poor in Varanasi | COVID 19 | Uttar Pradesh

 
/ April 15, 2020

Like in most crisis situations, the poorest among the poor fall through the gaps of the government’s relief effort. Community Correspondent Shabnam Begum, with the help of a generous doctor, distributed food items to 42 families in Leharva Basti of Jagdishpur village in Varanasi. These 42 families belongs to Nat...

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Introducing the Grassroot’s Ginseng Hero!

 
/ March 17, 2020

A brave step of a rural farmer frees himself from a debt of whopping 11 lakhs rupees and generates ample employment through Ginseng Cultivation.

Domestic workers insist for Comprehensive legislation

 
/ March 12, 2020

A week late payoffs, restriction on using utensils or toilet at workplace, zero dayoffs are few of many hardships domestic workers face at workplace.