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  project name ~ Bhagalpur Riot Victim Support Unit

category ~ Peoples Rights




  Project Name


Bhagalpur Riot Victim Support Unit



Center for Equity Studies(CES)



Peoples Rights







  Budget Approved


Rs 450000


  Year Approved







  Chapter Coordinators


Nirveek Bhattacharjee
Harpreet Bajwa


New York









To establish a support unit for the survivors of the 1989 Bhagalpur riots





Startung to work with about 150 families.





To provide assistance in filing for compensation and for pursuing legal cases in the courts. To train the community with tools like RTI, so that they can hold the government accountable. To work with the community on their immediate needs and basic rights. To foster the vision of a pluralistic society in a communally polarized region.



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