Community Correspondents

Lakhu Prasad Prajapati

Lakhu Prasad Prajapati

Lakhu Prasad is a VV-PACS Correspondent from Panna, known as city of diamonds. The area is also famous for its Tiger reserve. Under his quiet and composed natureis a mine of information and rich experiences. Get him to talk and he tells you how he has dedicatedly worked for almost a decade on community issues. As a video campaigner, he wants to document primarily the affect poor implementation of government schemes has on communities like his. He will slowly highlight and bring change to these situations.

Videos from Lakhu

A Retired Postmaster Revives Traditional Agriculture in Madhya Pradesh

 
/ May 12, 2017

Away from the genetically modified seeds, one man with indigenous seeds has started an agricultural revolution in Madhya Pradesh

A Retired Postmaster Revives Traditional Agriculture in Madhya Pradesh

 
/ May 25, 2017

Away from the genetically modified seeds, one man with indigenous seeds has started an agricultural revolution in Madhya Pradesh

A thousand people from Madhya Pradesh have no water

 
/ September 16, 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, mothers and young girls of more than 100 families of the village walk over 2 km to fetch water from Kulga, the nearest village. The...

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, mothers and young girls of more than 100 families of the village walk over 2 km to fetch water from Kulga, the nearest village. The...

Awaiting disasters of a dam project in Madhya Pradesh

 
/ January 8, 2015

A government dam project is threatening to displace the entire population of a village in Madhya Pradesh. The amount of compensation being offered by the administration isn’t enticing the locals as some of them have lived in  Madaiyan village for generations. They will lose their houses, their land, and their...