Recent Impact »
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.
Elephant had attacked our village in May 2015 and one person died. 5 of us were injured. Govt was not paying attention so we recorded a message on CGnet Swara. I have now got my compensation says Sarathi Das in Odia from Nava dera of Daunatola village, Suidhi panchayat, Lathiketta block, Sundergarh district, Odisha to Chandmani Shandil. She is thanking CGnet listeners for helping them by calling officers to put pressure. But family of dead and more injured are yet to get compensation.Chandmani@9776329284.
Posted on: Jul 24, 2015, by Chandmani Shandil
Poles were erected and meters fitted but there was no power in our houses. Then we reported on CGnet Swara and electricity came but that worked for a month only and after that we are again living in dark from May 2015 says Baiga adivasis from village of Dhursi under Kandawani panchayat, Pandariya block of Kabirdham district, Chhattisgarh to Naresh Bunkar. They are requesting listeners of CGNet Swara to call Electric Dept Officer@7773004142 to help them. Naresh@8720822286.
Posted on: Jul 23, 2015, by ELECTRICITY NARESH BUNKAR
My mother in law is more than 80 years old and was not getting her old age pension from long. We visited many officers many times but nothing helped. Then we recorded a message on CGnet Swara and now she is getting Rs 900 per month says Ms Soy to Chandmani Shandil in her Mundari language from Banai Tola in Ergeda village under Banki panchayat in Gurundiya block of Sundargarh district in Odisha. She thanks all CGnet Swara listeners who helped by calling officers to help them. Chandmani@9776329284.
Posted on: Jul 22, 2015, by Chandmani Shandil Mundari
Naresh Bunkar is visiting Dhursi village under Kandawani panchayat in Pandariya block of Kabirdham district in Chhattisgarh and talking to villagers who tell him that many of them had worked in road construction for 6 weeks under NREGA between Dhursi and Chhirpani but did not get payment for more than 6 months. Then they reported on Swara. After the report they got wages of 3 weeks but rest is still pending. They are thanking CGNet Swara listeners and requesting help for rest of the payment. Naresh@8720822286.
Posted on: Jul 21, 2015, by Naresh Bunkar
Ramjag Gond is calling from Dantewada district in Chhattisgarh and says 50 children are enrolled in adivasi boys hostel, Chandgiri under Kuakonda block. Some time back, hand pump got broken and children were suffering. They had to walk long distance to take bath and fetch drinking water. Then they reported it on Swara in March 2015 and after that hand pump got repaired. They are happy and thanking listeners of CGnet Swara for pressurizing officers for solving their problem.Ramjag Gond@9406092577.