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Farmers are being exploited…

Crew: Nakul Singh Sawhney, Hagen DeSa, Manira Chaudhary, Akhil Kumar, Hina Fathima, Parvaz Lone Chunavi Charcha  with farmers of Uttar Pradesh, presented by Chalchitra Abhiyaan and The Wire Hindi.  

Bhumihar vote also with Kanhaiya

Bihar’s Begusarai seat is becoming among the most discussed seat in this Lok Sabha election. While it earlier seemed that Bhumihars will vote Giriraj Singh but as the election date comes closer it is gradually becoming clear that more and more Bhumihar voters are shifting towards Kanhaiya Kumar. A ChalChitra Abhiyaan report. Crew – Gulshad […]

Farmers affected by Demonetisation 5

Crew: Nakul Singh Sawhney, Ashish, Shakaib J Akhtar ChalChitra Abhiyaan spoke to several farmers of Shamli district of Western Uttar Pradesh to understand how demonetisation has affected their farming.

Rapti river endangered under Yogi rule

The Uttar Pradesh government has decided to divert Rapti – a river stream that joins into Ghaghra – which passes through District Gorakhpur. Because of this decision, many villages and enormous farmlands are expected to drown. The villagers are very angry with the government’s decision, even more so because the government hasn’t provided any satisfactory […]

Traders say businesses suffering in Modi Raj

Traditionally, traders, particularly Brahmins and Baniyas in UP have been strong BJP supporters. However, in the past few years, many traders have started to criticize the BJP in hushed tones for its flawed economic policy decisions like GST and demonitisation that have badly affected various small and medium businesses. In this video, ChalChitra Abhiyaan talks […]

Chunavi Charcha with Women of Uttar Pradesh

Crew: Nakul Singh Sawhney, Hagen DeSa, Manira Chaudhary, Akhil Kumar, Hina Fathima, Parvaz Lone Chunavi Charcha  with women of Uttar Pradesh, presented by Chalchitra Abhiyaan and The Wire Hindi.  

Why is Jignesh Mevani supporting Kanhaiya?

Independent MLA from Gujarat, Jignesh Mevani has been campaigning for CPI’s candidate from Begusarai constituency in Bihar, Kanhaiya Kumar, for the last couple of weeks. In a conversation with ChalChitra Abhiyaan Jignesh Mevani explains why he supports Kanhaiya and the importance of Kanhaiya in Indian politics. Crew – Gulshad Hasan, Nadeem Khan, Nakul Sawhney, Sameer, […]

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To support ChalChitra Abhiyaan, click on this link- contribute.crowdnewsing.com/fundraiser/CCA ChalChitra Abhiyaan website link- www.chalchitraabhiyaan.com ChalChitra Abhiyaan is a film and media collective based out of Western Uttar Pradesh in India. The collective produces a range of video formats like documentary films, news features, interviews and live broadcasts. We try to bring to the fore local issues […]

‘Restart sugar mills or step down from power’

In Bhatolia village of Kushinagar District, a sugarcane mill has been shut off since 2008, due to which the farmers in the area are facing trouble in selling their sugarcane. Over the years, governments have made multiple promises but no government has been able to restart the mill. The villagers protested against this too, but […]

Mid-day meal cooks say hike wages or government goes

Mid day meal cooks in government schools are primarily women who are hired on contractual basis and are paid Rs.1000 per month. The workers are very upset at this abysmally low amount. These workers are also not allowed to earn any alternate income thereby violating their rights and dignity in every way. ChalChitra Abhiyaan talked […]