Community Correspondents

Shambhulal Khatik

Shambhulal Khatik

For the Khatik community from Derwada, life in Rajasthan has been a constant struggle for recognition. With hollow promises made at each election, the community seems to have no hope that their hardships will ever come to an end. Shambhulal Khatik wants to become the voice of this disenfranchised community and others like it. He wants to report on the discrimination against them and to follow up on the progress of promises made by the politicians.

Videos from Shambhulal

Rajasthan Police Helps In Conducting Last Rites of COVID Deceased

 
/ June 1, 2021

Neighbours and relatives did not want to touch the deceased's body.

Rebuffed by Panchayat, Village Boys Collect 1 Lakh ($1400) to Make Their Own Cricket Ground

 
/ January 8, 2021

Youngsters of Rajasthan showed the way towards solving your problems with your own community's help.

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VV Correspondent Intervenes To Get Water Storage For Rajasthan Community

 
/ December 4, 2020

What use is a water connection if you can't store the water and make it available for later use?

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IMPACT | VV Correspondent Helps Elderly Couple Live Life of Dignity

 
/ October 22, 2020

The elderly couple from Rajasthan had medical issues and could not look out for themselves.

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IMPACT | VV Correspondent Intervenes to Restore Water Supply to a Hamlet in Rajasthan

 
/ July 22, 2020

Barawa, a hamlet in Rajasthan was suffering from water shortage until a VV correspondent decided to do something

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Rajasthan ASHA Workers Work at ₹30 Per Day During COVID 19

 
/ July 8, 2020

ASHA workers of Rajasthan are risking their lives to work during COVID19 pandemic for a mere 30 rupees per day.

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Micro-entrepreneurs Will Remain Hit Even After Lockdown | COVID 19 | Rajasthan

 
/ April 18, 2020

Amidst the nationwide second phase lockdown the daily wage workers living in Delwara, Rajhasthan fear the unsurity of jobs post lockdown and the subsequent hunger.

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Gavari: A Vibrant, Rajasthani Folk Dance of Devotion and Celebration

 
/ February 10, 2020

A 40-day long festival celebrated as a distinct art form in Mewar area of southern Rajasthan