Housing for Poor

Families in Bihar Living Under Extreme Stress of being Forcibly Evicted

 
/ May 9, 2022

In the Katihar district of Bihar state, 60 families are staying in shanties next to the State Highway. But they have to be relocated, because of the Highway expansion project, and that is the issue.

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Workers of Ranicherra Tea Estate are Denied Basic Living Conditions

 
/ March 28, 2022

Community Correspondent Rubi Saha, in this video, spoke to a few of the workers to learn about their living conditions.

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Fixing India: Pension and Housing Issues in Uttar Pradesh

 
/ January 15, 2020

In the ninth episode of Fixing India, watch our community correpondents fixing issues for Musahar community in Uttar Pradesh.

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Pucca House Under PMAY scheme, Still a Dream for Families in Maharashtra

 
/ November 29, 2019

Government's PMAY scheme to provide housing to eight families in Pimplad village Nashik, Maharashtra, has failed even after numerous applications given by family members.  

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Housing For All: I Want to Live in a Pucca House I India Loud &...

 
/ August 2, 2019

This week in India Loud & Clear we visit the country’s flagship housing scheme to see how close India is to pucca houses for all.

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PMAY: Corruption Brings Housing Construction to a Standstill in UP’s Village

 
/ May 1, 2019

Beneficiaries of Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojna in Purva village, Uttar Pradesh, live in half-built houses while facing corruption and threats.

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Waiting for the Promised Pucca House

 
/ August 17, 2018

A family of five living below poverty line in West Bengal has been hoping that their votes will get them a pucca house. Will their fate change with elections next year?

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Landless Labourers Deprived of Housing Rights

 
/ April 18, 2018

The Centre's housing scheme promises 'housing for all' by 2022. In Maharashtra, the state government has gone one step ahead and declared that they will meet the target by 2019. But this ground report cuts a sorry picture.