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Madhya Pradesh Labourers Quarantined In A Hut With No Facilities | COVID 19
Labourers in Betul, Madhya Pradesh, who have returned from metro cities, have been quarantined in appalling conditions.
Odisha’s Transgender Community Helps Tide Over COVID-19 Pandemic
Despite lack of respect and fundamental rights, transgenders are helping the Indian society where every effort counts
Chhattisgarh Villagers Protest Against Hundreds Lining Up to Buy Liquor
Chhattisgarh women protest against a liquor shop where hundreds of men line up everyday to buy liquor.
IMPACT | VV Correspondent Ensures Biometric Scan Suspension for Ration Disbursement in Kashmir
Locals from Kupwara, Jammu and Kashmir were forced to scan their fingerprints for ration despite a suspension order from the government.
Low Wages, Lockdown Lead West Bengal Tea Garden Workers to Protest
Tea garden workers, who migrated to cities in search of better opportunities, have returned to their villages in tea gardens of North Bengal and have very little work.
Hit By Dual Lockdowns, Kashmiri Hawkers In A State of Crisis
India’s Kashmir valley has been in a state of lockdown, much before the COVID-19 imposed lockdown in the rest of India, since August 5, 2019. It has hit street vendors, hawkers and daily wagers the hardest. 27 year old Suhail Ahmad, a resident of Shopian used to sell different commodities...
Families Without Ration Card Rely on NGOs for Food | COVID 19 | Odisha
Nitu Chakia is doing this humanitarian work with the support of an NGO called Holy Spirit. Nitu Chakia, our community correspondent from Bhubaneswar, is involved in relief work since the lockdown was imposed all over the country. Nitu is one amongst 100 community correspondents involved in relief work across 17...
Youth in Shopian Reach Food Supplies to 500 Families | COVID 19 | Jammu &...
Community correspondent Basharat Amin met with Owais Mushtaq and his friends who have taken the initiative to reach food supplies to needy families in far off mountain villages. Shopian district in South Kashmir has more than 50 positive cases of COVID 19. The lockdown may be imperative in controlling the...