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Blanket/Shawl Distribution campaign at Bhanvertola, Madhepura

Friends, We have decided to provide blankets/shawls to villagers of bhanvertola, Madhubani. We are raising funds for this purpose. Please support this cause as the winter is fast approaching and the best thing we can provide to poor people of this remote village at this time is blanket. We are collecting funds through prayaas (NGO). […]

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Bihari Identity – What does being Bihari mean

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Flood update: Bharathua embankment, Aurai, Muzaffarpur

Dear friends, Given below in brief are the flood relief work undertaken near Bharathua, in Aurai block , Muzaffarpur. 1. Muzaffarpur Location – Bharathua embankment, 40 Km from Muzaffarpur on Sitamadhi highway. Panchayat: Benipur Relief for people living on Bagmati embankment near villages Bharathua, Benipur & Shankarpur This embankment was breached earlier this month & […]

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flood update: Kusheshwarsthan, 40 Km from Darbhanga

Dear friends, Given below in brief are the flood relief work undertaken near Kusheshwarsthan. 1. Darbhanga. Location – Kusheshwarsthan, 40 Km from Darbhanga Panchayat: Madhar-lakshya gram Villages covered: Mahdar mushari, Mahdidih Mushari, Nadiami Mushari, Panchayat : Aurahi Villages covered: Batauaa Mushari, Missi Mushahri, Bramhapur Mushari All these villages fall under mahadalit (mushar samudaya) The distribution […]

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flood relief 2009

Hi Today we came back from madhubani where we were stuck up for 2 days.. the highway was under water, we wre in bagha block. The situation is so different..there are no indicators either in media or in peripheral neighborhood about whats happening inside the flood prone areas. Highway frm madhubani to benibad is flooded. […]

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Update: 28 Jan 2009

It must be one of the better news that all people & organization connected in flood relief have heard lately. The Kosi is back on course, back where it belonged. This news comes because of the untiring hard work of engineers from Govt.of Bihar, from Vashistha construction, from other agencies who were working on this […]

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Dighi/Gwalpada relief distributions

Distribution of blankets at Gwalpada was done mainly for old citizens, widows & handicapped people. My camera was stuck ..so could not zoom out..but that helped actually, the expressions on the face of beneficiaries & their body language that tells a lot about what they have been through, what they expect & how they feel. […]

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Update – Day 36

Dear friends, Consignments received today; 100 vial testing supply (for water testing kit ) ~sent by Guneshwar, Gandhinagar ( Total cost with refill Rs.12213.00) One carton of clothes sent by Capegemini, Pune. Stabilization and rehabilitation; One month & six days after the embankment at Kusaha went down; a lot of cloud still surrounds the whereabouts […]

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Legacy of Patna

This interesting video has a brief commentary on the legacy of Patna and its rich heritage. Subscribe to coolbihari Powered by 

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Bihar’s biggest challenge

Reality struck us when few days back news channels showed the shocking acts of cowardice on the streets of Maharastra.People from Bihar and North Indian origin were brutally attacked, roughed up and forced to leave the state on the call of the local Politicians and Goons in the name of regional pride. The state and […]

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