अबसिलिकोसिसपीड़ितोंकोमिलेगीआर्थिकसहायता

जिलेमेंसिलिकोसिससेकईजानजानेकेबादअंततःप्रदेशसरकारजागीऔरपीड़ितोंकेलिएआर्थिकसहायतावपुनर्वासयोजनाकोअमलीजामापहनाया।अबसिलिकोसिसबीमारीकापताचलनेवप्रमाणितहोनेपरप्रभावितोंकोशासन3 लाखरुपएकीआर्थिकसहायतादेगी।अबतकभवनएवंसन्निर्माणमेंलगेमजदूरोंकोसिलिकोसिसहोनेपरहीआर्थिकसहायतादीजातीथी,…

सिलिकोसिसपीड़ितोंकोराहतनहीं

लोगोंकोअखररहाजिलास्वास्थ्यअधिकारीवअस्पतालअधीक्षककारवैया मददगारसामाजिककार्यकर्ताओंकीभीनहींहोरहीसुनवाई जूनमेंदोमरीजोंकीमौतकेबादभीनहींचेतास्वास्थ्यविभाग…

Mine owners too will be party in silicosis PIL

Jaipur: The Rajasthan high court on Wednesday ordered that mine owners too be made party to the petition relating to making provisions for workers and those suffering with silicosis. Observing that orders were not being implemented, it said that a survey of mines…

CM focus on better life in mining areas

Ranchi, July 13: Residents of state’s mining areas will get drinking water, sanitation, health and education, chief minister Raghubar Das said today during a review meeting at Project Building. Chairing the meeting, Das sounded out focus areas for the district mineral…

The mine that displaced India’s indigenous people

About 400 Adivasi families once lived near the Chaal coal mine but were forced out by blasting and water contamination. The earth-shattering sound of dynamite welcomed us to the small village of Lath, which sits on the edge of an open-cast coal mine. The 30 or so…

Six months too late for Rs 1 lakh, silicosis patient told

Jaipur: Shravan Lal Saini of Dausa district was among those who had arrived in the state capital on Monday for a public hearing on the problems faced by the silicosis afflicted people chaired by Prakash Tatia, chief of the state human rights commission. Saini said he…

They hope to chip their way out of poverty, but will they?

Kilifi County is marked by tall coconut trees, flowers, and yards and yards of white walls made from coral stones. These stones come from various quarries, matimbo, as they are locally known, that dot the county. Actually, there are as many quarries as there is land…