Villagers Move To SHRC- Demand Safe Drinking Water

Video By: Yaseen Mir | Article By: Nusrat Ali In village Mala Buchan, Pattan water supply scheme has been distributed in late 80’s. But since 2012 they do not get safe drinking water and authorities are paying deaf ears to their plea. Official documents reveal that it is not possible to retrieve or repair the […]

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Encroachment and Pollution Strangle River Sangaloo in Shopian

Video By: Basharat Amin | Article By: Nusrat Ali Sangaloo river flowing through the main town Shopian is the main source of water to most of the agricultural land of Shopian. It was once a source of fresh drinking water to the entire area but now it has been polluted. It has also been shrunk […]

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Contaminated Water Leading to Diseases in Budgam Village

Video By: Rafiqa Bano | Article By: Nusrat Ali Sonpah village located in Budgam district is facing acute shortage of water for drinking. Despite having a good number of springs available, the authorities have not maintained them and the pipelines which has resulted in contamination of these water bodies. People are forced to take contaminated […]

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Water Pipelines in Manihal Shopian Run Dry

Video By: Basharat Amin | Article By: Nusrat Ali In Shopian village of Manihal Batpora which is located at a distance of just 12 Kms from district HQ is denied safe drinking water. Pipes were installed by the PHE department, but water never flew in them. People are forced to drink contaminated water and leads […]

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Pulwama Village Miles Away from Development

Video By: Rayees Ahmad | Article By: Nusrat Ali Water supplied to village Achgoza Pulwama is impure and unsafe for drinking. Water pipeline is around 20 years old and is supplying water to 125 households. This village is only 15 Km away from main town Pulwama. Residents of this village demand new pipeline and water […]

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“I Spend Most of My time Fetching Water”, Tawheeda: a Female Student

Video By: Pir Azhar | Article By: Nusrat Ali Hampora village of Kupwara lacks safe drinking water facility – people use ground water for day to day use, but health department has declared the water to be unsafe for drinking. The village has a population of 1200 souls. The pipelines installed have decomposed and unable […]

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School in Kaniyari Bandipora Remains Inundated for 8 months a Year-Authorities Turns Mute Spectators

Video By: Aneesa Hamid | Article By: Nusrat Ali Kaniyari village of Bandipora remains submerged in water – every aspect of life remains paralyzed , a village of around 1200 souls lacks basic amenities. Students use boats to cross over to school, putting self to danger. Govt has not paid any attention yet to resolve […]

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Water Crisis: Residents of Garoora Village in Bandipora Suffer

Video By: Aneesa Hamid | Article By: Nusrat Ali Garoora village is located in Bandipora district with total 537 families residing. This village has population of 3528  as per Population Census 2011. The locals of Garoora Bandipora have to walk miles to fetch water from a spring. The local women face the brunt as the authorities […]

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Unplanned Decision of Authorities Leads to Death of a Young Sole Bread Earner of Ganderbal Family

Video By: Afroza Mahed | Article By: Nusrat Ali Muhammad Irfan Malla, 22 year old person who was married a month ago came under a huge landslide that occurred after a portion of river bank collapsed on 2nd January 2017. Family blames local contractor for de-silting the river Sindh and not taking precautionary measures which […]

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Water Crisis is Women’s Crisis in Guzriyal Village of Kupwara

Video by: Pir Azhar | Article by: Nusrat Ali Jana Begum, is one of the many women of Guzriyal village who have to walk around 1 Km everyday to fetch drinking water for their family. Guzriyal village is located in Kupwara area of Kashmir. Women in this village suffer from multiple ailments, however dozens of […]

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