Tag: Bokaro River

Drowning to cross the river

/ July 1, 2014

Villagers living near the Bokaro River are drowning trying to cross the bridgeless river.  When monsoon comes the river becomes ferocious preventing school children from getting to school.  The authorities don’t seem to care.    Raja Soren, a resident of Kasiadih village, paints a vivid image, “In 2003, Chotka Besra...