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India: Dam-affected villagers on verge of starvation

India: Dam-affected villagers on verge of starvation

By Tue, Sep 06, 2011 2:24PM UTC Comments Off India: Dam-affected villagers on verge of starvation

It has been 15 years since Khajan Singh’s land went under water. Before, a single crop could have fed him and his family for two years. Today, they are the victims of dire hunger and unmitigated malnutrition. Khajan is from Aanjanwada village of Alirajpur district in Madhya Pradesh. It is one of the 15 villages...