Tag: Maharashtra (Indian State)
Fixing India: Standing Up for People Affected by the Sardar Sarovar Dam
Chetan Salve, a community correspondent with Video Volunteers, led the decades-long efforts towards relief to those displaced by Narmada valley projects.
No Smartphones to Study: Maharashtra Kids Get Narmada Bachao Andolan To The Rescue
Some of the poorest villages in Maharashtra have no electronic devices to access online classes. Kids are taking up odd-jobs or helping the family with housework.
Crores Spent on Advertisements, But Not a Paisa On Public Spaces’ Maintenance | COVID 19
The Maharashtra state administration has spent a lot of public money on raising awareness about COVID-19. But on ground, slums of Nashik remain in a bad state.
Bad Health, Unemployment in COVID 19 Times Leads Maharashtra Villager to Suicide
Madhukar Harmkar, a 60 year old daily wage worker from Maharashtra died by suicide after he could not support his family in times of Covid-19 lockdown.
IMPACT | 35 Families from Nandurbar, Maharashtra Receive Ration After One Year
Digitisation of ration cards meant 35 families of Mahrashtra's Nandurbar district had no ration for one year.
Rehabilitated and Inundated: A Narmada Resettlement Colony Fights Back
First displaced by the flooding caused by the Sardar Sarovar Dam, these Narmada oustees are still living in fear of submergence.
Fifty Families in Maharashtra Have no Houses, Just Toilets
Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana promises houses for all by 2019 in Maharashtra. This is a cruel joke for 50 families living out of tents for the past thirty years in Risod.
No Electricity Endangers Crop
27th May 2015 | Gawarla, Chandrapur, Maharastra | Krupakar Chahande Farmers from Gawarla village in Chandrapur district of Maharashtra have no access to electricity. They paid for the electricity connection 2 years ago yet no meter or appropriate set up has been done to ensure electricity supply. When they approach...