Impact: Got NREGA wages due from 8 months after Swara report, many thanks...

Lalsu Nogoti is calling from Juvvi village of Bhamragarh tehsil in Gadchiroli district in Maharashtra and talking to villagers. They had worked in road laying under NREGA but didn’t got payment after 8 months. Then they reported it on Swara and following this their wages are now been paid and they thank listeners for calling officers and officers for helping them. People have got wages ranging from Rs 8-15,000 which was due to them from more than 8 months. Lalsu Nogoti@9405130530.

Posted on: Mar 29, 2015. Tags: GONDI LALSU NOGOTI NREGA

Only hand pump for 300 adivasis broken from a year, officers not helping...

Jagdish is calling from Loni 521 village of Chhataini panchayat, Rewa district in Madhya Pradesh where villagers tell him that only hand pump installed by forest dept in their village of 300 adivasis is broken from 1 year and people are facing difficulties. They are drinking dirty water from a well. People have been complaining to Public Health and Engineering dept but they say it’s forest dept duty and we don’t have budget. Listeners are requested to call PHE officer@9425677264. Jagdish@9630095968.

Posted on: Mar 29, 2015. Tags: Jagdish

We migrated from Chhattisgarh 10 years ago but still waiting for land lease...

Govind Pandro traveling with CGNet Swara Citizen Journalism Awareness Yatra has reached Sukkalodi village in Kuknur tehsil of West Godawari district in Andhra Pradesh where villager tell him in Gondi that 15 Adivasi families came here from Chhattisgarh around 10 years back but still haven’t got land lease under forest rights act. This was complained to officials but no action has been taken. You are requested to call Collector@9490957004 to help. Govind Pandro@9502994350


We're all poor, only 10% have BPL cards, many don't have normal ration cards...

Kalavati Garhewal traveling with CGNet Swara Citizen Journalism Awareness Yatra has reached Kadak village of Chiri Panchayat, Kudu block, Lohardaga district in Jharkhand and talking to women who tell her that 55 poor families live there but only 5 of them poses BPL cards. many don’t have even a normal ration card. They’ve been applying to authorities and at Gram Sabha but nothing has happened so far. They request listeners to call BDO@9835547760, Collector@9470590889. Ravikant Pandre@9955449732.


Rain caused huge loss to our crops but no govt officer has visited to assess...

Jagdish is calling from Masuhar village of Chhataini panchayt in Jaba block of Rewa district in Madhya Pradesh and talking to farmers who tell him that recent thunder storms and rain have caused great loss to their crops of wheat, pulse, mustard and gram. But none from Govt has visited for surveying the loss yet and there is no news of compensating them. They appeal listeners to call Regional Officer@9893701862, Collector@9425903973 to help suffering farmers. Jagdish@9630095968.

Posted on: Mar 28, 2015. Tags: Jagdish

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