The construction of a railway track in Tamenglong district has raised concerns among the villagers.
Assamese Panchayat members do not receive any wages and struggle to make ends meet.
In Solan, Jag Bahadur hasn’t received any compensation after being electrocuted.
Villagers displaced by the Mogra dam project have still not been rehabilitated five years later.
Dominant groups often use violent forms of protest to press their point. This video from Haryana, India shows how an entire community suffers during such riot.
Lack of livelihood opportunities is forcing hundreds of poor Dalits into illegal coal mining in our correspondent Mukesh Rajak’s state – Jharkhand.