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The recent impact of CGNet Swara is documented in the posts below.

For an account of the impact prior to September 2011, please click here.

Impact: Got my due wages for cooking mid-day meal after reporting on Swara...

Jagdish is visiting Ambedkar Nagar in Dabhoura, Rewa district of Madhya Pradesh and is talking to Rambatiji who says that she had not received her wages for cooking mid-day meal from July this year. She had talked to many officers but no one helped but she has got her due wages now after reporting on Swara. She would like to thank listeners of CGNet for calling officers to put pressure and helping poor women like her and looking forward to more interaction in future. Jagdish@9630095968

Posted on: Oct 22, 2014, by Jagdish

Impact: School opened in our village after reporting on Swara, We thank you...

Raju Rana is calling from Salaiyatand village( Karsari panchayat) in Simriya block of Chatra District in Jharkand and talking to Oraon adivasi villagers who says there was no school in the village and our children used to go to neighborhood village. After reporting this on Swara in earlier this year officers visited village and opened a school in September 2014. We thank every one who helped us by calling officers to get a school for our kids. Raju Rana@9835235929

Posted on: Oct 21, 2014, by EDUCATION RAJU RANA

Impact: Handpumps broken from year got repaired after message on Swara...

Patiram Marko is calling from Tankitola Mohalla under Pidhroki village in Bajag block, Dindori District, Madhya Pradesh and says 2 handpumps were broken for a year in his village. They complained to officials many times but no one responded. After he recorded a message on CGNet Swara both hand pumps have got repaired. Villagers would like to thank CGNet and listeners who called officers to put pressure on them. Patiram Marko@9669037356

Posted on: Oct 19, 2014, by HANDPUMP PATIRAM MARKO WATER

Impact: Most villagers got ration cards after Swara report, rest will get soon...

Ramashankar Prajapati is calling from Jatari-bhauthi village of Jaba Tehsil, Rewa district in Madhya Pradesh and says that Ramkailash Kol had reported on Swara that they don’t have Ration card coupons in the village. Ramkailash Kol says after Swara listeners called officers now 75% of villagers have got cards and village secretary says remaining will be issued their ration cards soon. They thank Swara listeners for helping them. Ramashankar Prajapati@9685420819.


Impact: After recording message broken handpumps got repaired in 2 days......

Dasharath Rajat is calling from Chortanga village in Palera tehsil of Tikamgarh district in MP and says that there were two hand pumps broken from one and half months in his village and he had complained to govt help line. He had also requested local officials many times but no one responded. Then he recorded a message in cgnet. After recording the message hand pumps got repaired in two days . He thanks all who called officials to help them. He also says Happy Diwali. Dasharath Rajat@9826494128

Posted on: Oct 13, 2014, by DASHARATH RAJAT HANDPUMP WATER

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