Sensitization of ITDA

BDS has resorted to interactive pressure of Civil Society, Media, Officials and Peoples Representatives to highlight a few instances of corruption in the implementation of development programmes, improper functioning of Schools, and high incidence of Scabies and harassment of Chenchus by the Officials of the Police department.  The sensitization processes has brought little improvement in the services provided by the Health, Education, Agriculture, Engineering and Civil Supplies Departments under ITDA Srisailam. Chenchus of Pedda & Chinna Arutla are relieved from the mental trauma associated with, in attending the Police Station during escalation of extremist activities in the region. Executive Engineer ITDA has been suspended in Chinthala incident. 

A Chenchu woman mourns the death of her baby in Chinnarutla near Srisailam. The Hindu Aug 09, 2007


A tribal showing his scratch marks. The Hindu02-01-07. 

  1. Chenchu tribals fight grim battle for survival.  
  2. Chenchus in Nallamalla under siege
  3. Benefits fail to trickle to them


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