Tag: water for life
IMPACT | Handpump repaired in Tati village, Jharkhand
Shanti Baraik / January 7, 2016
In April 2015, I made a video on the issue of access to water in Kamdara block’s Tati village which comes under Rampur panchayat. The hand pump had been broken for 6 months. All the sources of water accessible to the community were dirty or not working at all. I...
Villagers in Malda forced to drink arsenic contaminated water
Soriya Banu / December 31, 2015
Sariapukur village is in Uttar Dariyapur, and comes under Kaliachak police station of Malda district, West Bengal. Villagers drank water from the pipeline, and about 100 people are covered in sores because of arsenic contamination. These people have been suffering for 6-7 months now, because of the negligence of their...