AFFECTED FAMILIES

  • Kosi flood victims marry in Bihar relief camp October 21, 2008

    Saharsa: The flood hit victims of Bihars Kosi floods have something to rejoice about. The relief camps have come alive with activity due to a marriage in their premises. The floodhit victims suddenly had something joyous to look forward to as the marriage procession that was to bring the groom from...
  • Bihar flood survivors living on the edge August 31, 2008

    Araria: The Bihar floods have swept away not just houses. It has taken away peoples sense of security and hope. Yet they soldier on, trying to create a livelihood from nothing. It is as though they are grateful to be even alive. Kaushlya Devi is one such brave woman, trying to set...
  • Bihar Floods: Many families stay home and fight back August 29, 2008

    Madhepura(Bihar): The Bihar flood has left millions homeless. Despite the rising waters, few families have chosen to stay in their houses and fight the flood. Nand Kumar is one such person. His courage is commendable. His house is under eight feet of floodwater but he has made a difficult choice...