Archive for October 20, 2006

Check for Rs 3.00 as Diwali Gift? F***ing Ridiculous

IBN Live reports. Says a farmer, Munna, “We’ll not celebrate Diwali. No one will light candles or diyas and there is no food. People are dying of hunger here.” The meagre compensation these farmers have received for the drought situation they have been facing since 2003 has robbed them of all sparkle this festive season. […]

October 20, 2006 В· Ajit В· 5 Comments
Posted in: Diwali, Famine, India, Poverty