Tag: Housing

After Six Years of wait for Government help, Bundeli’s House crumbles

 
/ September 14, 2016

  Bundeli, a 65-year-old woman from Chhattisgarh is living like a refugee in someone else’s backyard. All her worldly belongings are bundled up in a small sack by the side of her bed, a space on a bare  ground. But Bundeli once had a house up until September 10, 2016...

After Six Years of wait for Government help, Bundeli’s House crumbles

 
/ September 14, 2016

  Bundeli, a 65-year-old woman from Chhattisgarh is living like a refugee in someone else’s backyard. All her worldly belongings are bundled up in a small sack by the side of her bed, a space on a bare  ground. But Bundeli once had a house up until September 10, 2016...

Indira Awaas Scheme fails yet again.

 
/ May 16, 2014

The Indira Awaas (Housing) Scheme is a 1985 Indian government initiated social welfare program created to provide housing for the rural underprivileged in India.  Rampatti Devi from village Ambai Bujurg, district Kausambi, Uttar Pradesh is one of 200 Dalit people who has not been receiving the benefits of this scheme....

MHADA Makes Bhil Tribals Homeless

 
/ January 27, 2012

Development authority displaces Tribals in Malegaon, Maharashtra.

Lost Houses of Sajwal

 
/ September 23, 2011

In Sajwal, Maharashtra, people are still waiting for promised housing grants.

Poor Punished For Confronting Corruption

 
/ August 30, 2011

Officials in rural Chattisgarh punish poor villagers by denying them their housing benefits.

Fighting For A Home In Mumbai Slums

 
/ July 12, 2011

In Mumbai, slum dwellers are unremittingly struggling to secure housing.

New Homes For Haryana’s Poor

 
/ January 18, 2011

200 Dalit families of Ludwa – the village of our correspondent Amit Kumar in Haryana – are set to get a new house under Indira Awaas Yojana.