The state’s many riverside projects around Vijayawada and ‘new’ Amaravati have turned fish workers into daily wage labourers, probably on sites where their homes once stood.
The failure of local and national media to report a boycott of Dalits reveals a caste-media nexus still intact, despite talk of greater inclusion.
Members of the 14 other castes in Garagaparru village in West Godavari district have boycotted Dalits from the Mala community after a skirmish over an Ambedkar statue.
Anantapur is facing one of its worst droughts this year – and the depletion of groundwater and skyrocketing debts have only made it worse for the farmers in the district.
Toy-makers in Kondapalli village of Andhra Pradesh have been making wooden toys for generations, but now fear that their signature craft may not survive beyond the decade.