Community Correspondents

Rita Devi

Rita is a fiery yet humble reporter and social activist from Sheohar, Bihar. A former Khabar Lahariya reporter, Rita understands rural issues and how to resolve them like the back of her hand. When not in the 'field', she can be found either at the local panchayat or at the office of the district administration, meeting officials, screening her videos and urging them to act. 

Videos from Rita

‘Jaan Jao Jaan Bachao’ Campaign Inspires People To Get Vaccinated

/ March 7, 2022

More than 20,000 people directly benefitted from the awareness campaign.

Bihar Govt Assures Striking Employees of Not Cancelling Their Appointments, Later Backtracks

/ April 6, 2021

The new Bihar government has played a cruel joke on protesting government employees.

Six months later, students of a government school wait for textbooks

/ January 5, 2017

Suraj Kumar, a student of Bishnupur Government School, is the first person from his family to have a chance to go to school. His family has big dreams for him, hoping that he finishes basic education and moved up the economic ladder. But he and his schoolmates are worried about...