Good job bringing this to light. People won't realise how huge the problem is and municipalities are woefully ill equipped to...
Agreed; mining can never be sustainable, but then how do you get the metals to make all the things you need in the course of...
Very good piece.
Crouching people and hidden tigers...Radhe Shyam Gangwal explains how his neighbour, a basket weaver was attacked by the fugitive tiger while he was collecting hay for the baskets. This spurred an army of wildlife experts, forest officials and NGOs to rush here. “ I have never seen so many people in the village”, says this 70-year-old resident of Saidpur, “now, the village feels empty”.
Report by : Ravleen Kaur
Photograph by: Meeta Ahlawat