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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After a Struggle of Seven Months, This Budgam Village Finally Got Safe Drinking Water

Video By: Rafiqa | Text By: Sajad Rasool Earlier the locals of SyedPora (Churpora) Budgam had to walk a long way to fetch clean drinking water. After reporting this issue our Budgam Community Correspondent met officials of Public Health Engineering Department and brought this issue in their notice. The officials took notice of this problem […]

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Swachh Bharat Abhiyan Fails to reach this Middle School in Kupwara

Indian PM Narendra Modi Launched the ambitious ‘Swachh Bharat Abhiyan’ (Clean India Mission) on 2nd October 2014. The ‘Abhiyan’ was launched on the occasion of Mahatma Gandhi’s 145th birth anniversary. This school in Kupwara’s Guzriyal area is a glaring example of how such Abhiyans fail and the much hype about such schemes fall flat on […]

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Village in Ganderbal receives Clean water supply after two months

Video By: Aneesa Hamid | Text By:¬†Shafat Mir | 06 April 2016 Dar Mohalla of Takanwari village in Ganderbal district was suffering in the absence of potable water supply. The issue was not only bringing inconvenience to the local population but was a cause of several waterborne diseases also. The issue was addressed within a […]

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‘Water Crisis is Women’s Crisis’ in this Village of Kashmir

Video By Aneesa Hamid | Text By Sajad Rasool | 25 February, 2016 Access to Safe Drinking water has been declared as a Human Right by the United Nations General Assembly on the 28 July 2010. But this right has remained an unfulfilled dream for the villagers of Takanwari (Dar Mohalla) of Ganderbal District, Kashmir. […]

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