My husband died so I became a coolie in his place, need to work for family...

My husband died last year since then I am working here as coolie. I am from Murkoni village in Abhanpur tehsil of Raipur district in Chhattisgarh say Rajkumari in a conversation with Pavan at Raipur railway station. We work here from 9 to 5. It is difficult but we need to do it for our livelihood. Railway administration cooperates with us. Kailashwati is working here from 3 years. She says if we don’t work then how will our family survive. We like it or not we need to do this work to survive. Pavan@9479003193.

Posted on: Nov 13, 2015. Tags: PAVAN PANDEY

Bhopal Gas: Tribute to those who died and determined to continue the fight...

Pavan is reporting live from a rally by people of Bhopal to pay tribute to who died dueto Bhopal Gas tragedy on 3rd December 1984 and show solidarity with the ongoing struggle to demand decent compensation for sufferers and cleaning up of the Union Carbide premises. The marchers say it is shameful that Govt is standing for the company and have not been able to give full compensation to victims after 30 long years. Many still suffering and vow to continue their fight. Pavan@8602007333

Posted on: Dec 03, 2014. Tags: Pavan Pandey

50 of us worked in NREGA, we are pleading from 3 months, but no wages...

Pavan Pandey traveling with Citizen Journalism Awareness tour has reached Lalati village in Surguja district in Chhattisgarh. He talks to villagers after their cultural show where they tell villagers how to use mobile phone to tell their stories to world. They tell him that more than 50 of them worked in NREGA in March and are yet to be paid. 126 have applied for forest rights act, only 27 have been examined. No one got any land deeds. Pls help. Pavan@8966994095

Posted on: Jun 06, 2014. Tags: NREGA PAVAN PANDEY

We will not give our lands, We don't want a polluted and uncertain future...

Pavan traveling with Citizen Journalism Awareness Yatra has reached Morga village in Korba district of Chhattisgarh in a meeting of Hasdev-Arand bachao Sangharsh samiti. He talks to agitators who tell him that Govt wants to take their land for mining and dam for company. They do not want to give their land and they have seen pollution where other industries have come in past. They do not want an uncertain future and a polluted life. Pavan@8224837345

Posted on: Jun 02, 2014. Tags: Pavan Pandey

Please dont finish our village for a road, Make bypass and take the road far...

Pavan is visiting with Citizen Journalism awareness tour has reached Amapali village in Raigarh district of Chhattisgarh. He talks to an old man Shaniram who tells him that a road has come near to his village and he fears slowly this road will finish his village. First there will be accidents while crossing the highway and then lands of the village will be sold. He requests Govt to take the road from the boundary of their village and not from inside. Pavan@9165005310

Posted on: Jun 01, 2014. Tags: PAVAN PANDEY ROAD

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