BPL Senior Citizen Yet to Receive Pensions

Senior Citizens living below the poverty line have not received senior citizen pension for more than 5 years. The Madhu Babu Pension Scheme introduced in the state of Odisha in late 2007 promises a sum of Rs. 300/- to every citizen of the state over the age of 60.

But IndiaUnheard Community Correspondent Dasarathi Behera reports from Tuleibani Block in Deogarh District that senior citizens from the local tribal community who are barely making ends meet have not been receiving their rights pensions.

He asks you to call Surendra Pradhan, Block Develoment Officer on +918895450900 and direct his attention to Raheel, the woman in the video and her light. Demand that she receive her pension at once.

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Kashmir: More than a month of Silence

 
/ September 14, 2019

On august 5th, Article 370 was revoked and Kashmir is under siege. Arun Singh Raju, from Ramban talks about the situation in Kashmir and how this silence is still haunting.

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Unfolding Independence: Is India Really Free?

 
/ August 22, 2019

While so many have fought hard to give us freedom, is this the kind of freedom people in India always wished for?  

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