INDIA: Entire village community neglected and facing starvation in West Bengal

INDIA: Entire village community neglected and facing starvation in West Bengal

The Kumarpukur village, located only 17 km from Kolkata, is situated on fertile lands that provide fruits and vegetables for the city on a daily basis. However, 529 indigenous people currently residing in the village are suffering from extreme hunger and malnutrition. The villagers are also lacking several other basic facilities that include food, water, education, health care facilities and electricity. Read more about INDIA: Entire village community neglected and facing starvation in West Bengal