Both Kidneys Robbed From A Poor Rickshaw Driver In Bihar
Even after the implementation of the Human Organ Transplant Act to prevent commercialization of human organs, instances of ‘organ theft’ only reflect the lacunae existing in the Indian health care system//. The recent report of bilateral kidney retrieval and death of a poor rickshaw
driver in Bihar...
Sunstroke Claims Fourteen More Lives in Delhi
'At least three people died in the Deen Dayal Upadhayay (DDU) hospital today. All the three were men and two of them apparently were rickshaw
pullers,' said Dinesh, in charge of the DDU police chowki.
'They were from Tilak Nagar, Janakpuri and Dabri,' he told IANS.
Children's Killer Preyed On Victims For Two Years
...ratpur, Agra and Kolkta in search of our children as we suspected that they might have been forced into the flesh trade," added Biswas, who works as a rickshaw
puller in Noida.
Anil Halder, a daily wage labourer whose 14-year-old daughter never returned home one day, describing the police apathy, says: ...
Kalaazar sweeping through Bihar, 93 dead
...s of houses.
Like Manjhi's son there are dozens of poor labourers and rickshaw
pullers in Tirhut region where most of the deaths have occurred, who are af...ow, not enough to afford the costly treatment for kalaazar,’ Muni Paswan, a rickshaw
puller said, adding that in rural Bihar, people were offering prayers and p...
The romantic legacy of an AIDS victim ended up in tragedy
... family members socially boycotting them after she was diagnosed as HIV positive. It was alleged that Basanti was even prevented from boarding a cycle rickshaw
by some neighbours because of her infection and no one wanted to provide the couple with a vehicle for taking her to hospital for admission.