A researcher working with Indian development sector. Based in south India at present. Narrative Analysis, right to food, urban poverty and rural development are the interests.

Not exact but more relative…

You are welcome to my world of words.

Visit: http://binu-atulya.blogspot.com/

  • Age: 32
  • Joined: August 2010

Journal

... another old journal

Chennai Field visit – 16-10-2007 / Name of Primary respondent: Bhavani / Others: Malar, Mary, Bhavani’s mother and Husband / People accompanied: Sundar, Alaguraja and the Local leader of the federation of Homeless people / Area visited: NSC Bose road, Parrys, Chennai / Time: 9.30pm to 11.30pm / Bhavani was living with her family and as per her calculation there are nearly 50 homeless families liv…
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The 10th Platform...

That was an evening and I entered one of the electric railway stations of Chennai. After getting the ticket for Guindy station, I asked the man in the ticket counter, “Which is the platform?”. He stared at me for some time and spelled out the answer with a great frustration, “It is 9th platform”. I thanked him and moved from the counter. / There was an over-bridge in the railway station to move b…
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