A villager recounts that those displaced earlier for the same project are living as domestic helps. Happy with farming, Belahari villagers from Kalinga Nagar do not want to give their land to TATA Company.
CALL TO ACTION : Call District Collector, Anil Kumar Samal at +916728222330 and demand that he puts a stop to forceful land acquisition.
This video was made by Biswanath Patra, a Video Volunteers Community Correspondent from Jajpur district in Odisha.
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In this video of UPS Manwan Awoora school, Kupwara, Kashmir, the community correspondent Pir Azhar shows us that there are nine classes for 250 students, and due to lack of space, the lower primary classes are held outside in the open. Also the school has only 7 teachers.