Myths about the garbage crisis

Addressing a problem is easy. Understanding it is not.   When Bhaskar and I identified 95 blackspots in Konanakunte ward and informed the BBMP about it, we were pleasantly surprised at the speed with which they began action on eliminating them. Yet, never once did we assume that this was the end of the garbage…

Who cares for the Hero?

I first met Henry Joseph in 2011, at his home in Bangarpet (Kolar). After having suffered from Tuberculosis of the spine at the age of 13 and being bed ridden for 6 years after that, people from the Association of the Physically Disabled (APD) identified him, treated and rehabilitated him. At that time, I also…