The elderly couple from Rajasthan had medical issues and could not look out for themselves.
Dissent in Democracy: Community Correspondents Discuss the State of the Country on Gandhi’s Birthday
In recent times, there has been a clampdown on voices of dissent in India. On Gandhi Jayanti, correspondents shared their experiences reporting about issues that may ruffle feathers, and decided that Gandhi would have approved.
Many civil society organisations are questioning the deteriorating law and order situation in Uttar Pradesh.
Community correspondent Laxmi Kaurav did a near-impossible task of restarting a medical sub-centre closed for decades.
Poor, young men from West Bengal are suffering from occupational diseases without any compensation or treatment
Chetan Salve, a community correspondent with Video Volunteers, led the decades-long efforts towards relief to those displaced by Narmada valley projects.