Neeru Rathod is the 8th child in a family of 11 girls born to a Dalit construction worker in Surendranagar district of Gujarat, one of the most feudal and caste-ridden regions of India. Circumstances were difficult growing up but she found her path in 2006, when Video Volunteers and the NGO Navsarjan selected her to be part of a Community…
Overflowing garbage and waste has clogged the drains of Sayala village in Surendranagar District, Gujarat. The stench is unbearable, say the residents. The unsanitary conditions put the health and well-being of children who attend the nearby Anganwadi in danger.
The village sarpach has been repeatedly petition by the villagers to fix the drainage issue but he has kept the matter pending.
IndiaUnheard Correspondent Neeru who produced the video is a resident of the village.
The dam at Kothida, Bharud Pura, Dhar district, Madhya Pradesh took just a year to get a crack. More than 11 surrounding villages are at risk now due to this leakage and residents are asked to vacate the area.
The matter is serious - in Jatrahi village under Sikid village council of Chatra Block, Chatra District of Jharkhand, 25 families of Bhuyan community were living for 70 years and they are asked to relocate.