Despite having a health centre, people have to travel 15 kms away for any emergency.
Dr. Jaymati Kashyap has worked to preserve the Gondi language and rescued many women from human trafficking.
It is estimated that the area of Pelma, Chhattisgarh holds about 40 million tonnes of coal that the corporates are eyeing.
A new law by the Chhattisgarh government threatens to rob more than 60 tribal families of the right to their land.
Established in 1991, the only primary school of Khasua village in Odisha received a closure notice, depriving children their right to education.