Chhattisgarh’s ‘shikashadoots’ —volunteer teachers— have played a key role in integrating children back into the education system, but don’t have permanent employment. Besides lack of regularisation, they are also targeted by Maoists who often see them as government informers.
- Prasun goswami
- Chhattisgarh’s Teaching Troubles: Volunteer Teachers Face Double Whammy Of Job Insecurity And Threats From Maoists
In conflict-ridden Manipur, children are witnesses to extensive violence which can lead to severe post-traumatic stress disorder
BY Prasun Goswami September 25, 2023
This four-decade war needs to end so that peace can be restored in the region. The State needs to ensure proper implementation of its policies for the surrendered cadres while creating more job opportunities for the Adivasi youths in the education, health, and agriculture departments.
BY Prasun Goswami June 22, 2023
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