Village got high school after struggle of 8 years, Inspiration for other villages...

Kamal Shukla is telling story of Markatola village in Kanker district Chhattisgarh. Villagers are demanding a high school from 2006. They first met Chief Minister but nothing came out of his assurance. First children boycotted the school. Then parents joined in. They have met all the officers and leaders possible. This year high school has opened in the village and villagers are very happy. They want to thank Collector. Kamal@9981635944 says it is an inspiration for other villages facing similar problem

Posted on: Jul 23, 2014. Tags: EDUCATION KAMAL SHUKLA

Officials demand bribe from students for caste certificate, Pls call collector...

Kamal Shukla from Kanker, Chhattisgarh says Schools and colleges have re-opened and students need Caste-certificate for academic purpose. Tahsils have to issue certificates on immediate basis, but here staff is asking for bribe.A student Tameswar Sinha says he was asked for a bribe of 1000, where he paid 600 and got the certificate from Charama Tahsil, because of emergency. Pls call Tahsildar @9425559945, Collector@9425532380. Kamal@9981635944

Posted on: Jul 10, 2014. Tags: Kamal Shukla

Impact: School will have more rooms now, New building work will start soon...

Kamal Shukla calling from Mardel village Bhanupratappur Tahsil, Kanker district (Chhattisgarh) says primary school here had become old and was left with one classroom for 5 classes. After reporting the issue on Swara on 29th June, education officers have now visited the village and have made arrangement for some more classrooms. A new school building work will also start soon.Kamal Shukla is thanking Swara listeners for helping students.Kamal@9981635944

Posted on: Jul 04, 2014. Tags: EDUCATION KAMAL SHUKLA

40 Adivasi children from 5 classes in one class room, complaints dont help...

Kamal Shukla is calling from Murdel village of Bhanupratappur Tahsil, Kanker district, Chhattisgarh and says Primary School building in the village is in pathetic condition and need to be renovated. All the 40 students of 5 classes are taught in a single class room. This building was built in 1975 and never been repaired so far. Issue was taken to officials 3 years ago but they did not hear. You are requested to call collector@ 9425532380. Kamal@8435005173

Posted on: Jun 29, 2014. Tags: Kamal Shukla

Officers don't respond so villagers cleared land encroachment on their own...

Kamal Shukla is calling from Santara village, Naharpur block in Kanker district, Chhattisgarh and describes how villagers have taken a significant decision. A person illegally occupied a land which belonged to village community. Villagers went on appealing from police, to Tahsildar, to SDM and collector but none responded. Then finally they discussed it within Gramsabha and allocated another land to the occupier and took away the community land. Kamal@8435005173

Posted on: Jun 27, 2014. Tags: KAMAL SHUKLA LAND

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