Monthly Archives: January 2011

The Children’s Andolan

On the 30th of January, Shivalik Ventures(the builder) organised a protest rally and meeting against Medha Patkar in which, according to their press release, 4000 families participated. In truth, there were not more than 400 people, police and security men … Continue reading

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The Role of the SRA in our Rehabilitation

1. Monthly food ration – daal, atta, sugar, rice… 2. Bedding 3. Utensils 4. Clothes 5. Medicines 6. School books (exams have begun) 7. Cash and jewellery This is a basic list of the belongings of the 19 families of … Continue reading

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Pledges, Poha, and the People’s Parliament

“Desh hith ke naam par lakhon karodo ujadenge, Aisi azaadi par, o logon, garv kya kar payenge!” Jamila came all the way from Annabhau Sathe Nagar, Mankhurd, to Golibar Khar East for our January 26th rally. She’s a young woman, … Continue reading

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A Place to Stay Before They Break Our Home

We have filed a Writ Petition in the Bombay High Court appealing for a stay against illegal and forceful eviction by Deputy Collector (Enc./Rem.) Bandra. On 21st September and 23rd December 2010, the Bombay High Court had passed orders directing M/s. Shivalik … Continue reading

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We ask questions!

One hundred and seventy-two familes and Counting!  Our community of brave citizens, asking the right questions, is increasing everyday.    Welcome to Khar East, where a large community of people live. We are the working classof Mumbai, born and raised here. We settled … Continue reading

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