We've a school till class 8 but the only teacher hardly comes once a month...

Seemanchal Acharya from Navrachna Samajsevi Sanstha in Bilaspur Chhattisgarh is visiting Chiriti village in Pendra block where he meets Pusrushottam Baiga who tells him that they have 65 Baiga Adivasi houses and one school till class 8. But there is no education in school as one teacher appointed there hardly comes once in a month. You are requested to call officers at 9926137195/9424160315 whom villagers have written but no response. Acharya@8120612983

Posted on: Dec 22, 2013. Tags: EDUCATION SEEMANCHAL ACHARYA

Adivasi girl engineering student looking for help for loan to continue education

My name is Seema Porte. I am studying for Engineering. I can not continue my education as my adivasi below poverty line family can not support me any more. I went to banks and they tell me that I will have to give interest on the loan. But I can not return any money for 4 years before I complete my education. I request all of you to please suggest me on how to get an interest free loan so that I continue my engineering education. For more Seama is 9406029172

Posted on: Nov 08, 2013. Tags: Seema Porte

Adivasi mid day meal cook not got her salary from 2 years, Needs your help...

Seema Verma from Bahini Darbar is talking to us from Jaba tahsil of Rewa district of Madhya Pradesh. Bahini Darbar is a women’s group which raises women’s issues also in their monthly publication. They are participating in Land Rights cycle Yatra. In village Kanchanpur where the yatra has reached today she talks to an adivasi woman Urmila who tells her that she cooks mid day meal for children in the govt school but have not got salary from 2 years. For more Seema Ji can be reached at 09179491927

Posted on: Oct 26, 2012. Tags: MID-DAY MEAL SEEMA VERMA

Monsoon passing by, farmers struggling to get subsidized seed, fertilizer

Seemanchal from Navrachna Samajsevi Sanstha in Kota in Bilaspur district in Chhattisgarh says today I am sitting with some adivasi farmers who are trying SRI system of rice cultivation and are in need of seed and fertilizers but the subsidized society shop is making them round saying it will arrive the next day. The season is going and farmers need this help very urgently. For more Seemanchal can be reached at 09630231372

Posted on: Aug 08, 2012. Tags: Seemanchal Acharya

Officials demanding bribe before giving PDS cards

Seemanchal Acharya from Bilaspur in Chhattisgarh is talking to a lady who is telling him the story of two widows whose Public Distribution System cards for subsidized food has been prepared but the sarpanch is demanding bribe in kind before giving the cards. He says it is not a unique case and officials are demanding these kind of bribe from many poor before handing over their PDS cards which Govt should be looking into. For more Mr Acharya can be reached at 09630231372

Posted on: Jul 13, 2012. Tags: Seemanchal Acharya

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