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April 1, 2020

Mishing women practice social distancing by solo weaving

Women of Mishing tribe, who weave traditional clothes in groups at a community center, now weave alone at home, practicing social distancing to check the spread of coronavirus

March 30, 2020

सालभर बीहू के इंतज़ार में सामूहिक बुनाई करने वाली मिशिंग महिलाएं अब अकेले कर रहीं बुनाई

आमतौर पर सामुदायिक केंद्र में, समूहों में पारम्परिक कपड़े बुनने वाली मीशिंग जनजाति की महिलाएं, अब घर पर ही अकेले बुनाई करती हैं, ताकि सोशल डिस्टैन्सिंग के माध्यम से कोरोना वायरस के प्रसार को रोका जा सके

March 26, 2020

Urgent government intervention needed for migrants in transit

With the countrywide lockdown to arrest spread of COVID-19, migrant workers who started returning home from destination sites are caught in borders with scant amenities. Government needs to intervene to ensure safe passage

March 25, 2020

Women paralegals help settle disputes at community level

Members of self-help groups, trained in legal aspects, ensure that villagers, especially women, get their entitled rights without resorting to money and time-consuming legal route