Recent Activities

  • Hema Bai2Information is Power

    Shiri. Bala Pardi who met with an accident and subsequently succumbed to injury, had his insurance claim pending. This incident came to light when Soochna Seva team visited Pardi Chak of Muradpur Panchayat. Smt. Hema Bai with the assistance of Shri. Shyam Pardi (Mobile No: 7389650049) had already submitted the paper to the company. In response to these submissions, company had sent a post…

  • Health Camp_jan2016 2Health camp at Thauldar Block, Tehri-Garhwal

    Tehri-Uttarkashi Vikash Parishad organised a ‘Health Camp’ at Primary School of Kandikhal Panchayat in Thauldhar block. This event was a part of the inaugural ceremony for the opening of a new skill development centre at the school. Vikram Singh Negi ( MLA), panchayat representatives, pradhan, school teachers and participants from nearby villages were present at the occasion. The participants…

  • Hello Maine Soochna Seva se bol rahaMeriyakhedi villagers receives Aadhar card after a long wait

    In January 2015, Soochna Seva team of Chanchoura helped Pream Ahirwar of Meriyakhedi village to open up a bank account under ‘Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojna’. He also took Soochna Seva team’s assistance in availing Aadhar card in March 2015. Soochna Seva team and Meriyakhedi residents were waiting for the Aadhaar cards. Usually Aadhaar cards reach an individual’s house through post within…

  • casestory51Mukesh Yadav (Soochna Sevak) helped Parmal singh to get his account number from a Kiosk.

    Kanti a village in lakshmanpura panchayat is about thirty five kilometers from Raghogarh Block. This village is a Bhil village. Shri. Parmal Singh, aged 45 is one of the residents of this village. He and his five member family is simple minded people. In the month of January 2015, people were eagerly opening accounts under PMJDY scheme. Parmal Singh who was inquisitive about this eagerness among…

  • casestory52Kundan Singh Silawat gets the benefit of ‘Mukhya Mantri Kanyadan Yojana’

    Kundan Singh Silawat is a resident of Garkheda Panchayat’s Bachi village. Shiri. Kundan Singh’s daughter, Kaushalya was about to get married. But Kundan Singh did not had enough money to undertake the endeavour so he thought of getting assistance from Mukhya Mantri Kanyadan Yojna for this he also discussed it with his relatives and brought them overboard. He approached the concern officials…

  • Hum kar rahe hain‘Hum Kar Rahe Hai Na’

    Based on the stands social organizations often takes they are labeled as anti-govt. However these days this perception has changed and a mutual understanding between the two has developed, though it swings between positivity to negativity as per the situation and conditions. Since the nature of Soochna Seva’s work is in line with Government’s social arm, cooperation between the two is natural…

  • Community Meeting_surte ki dhani 1Community meeting at ‘Surte ki Dhani’, Dhanau block, Barmer District.

    The Soochna Seva team conducted a community meeting at ‘Surte Ki Dhani’ in Dhanau block of Barmer district on 18th January 2016. Around 70 people participated in the meeting including men and women from nearby villages. The team comprised of Soochna Sevaks Shakti Singh, Ramesh and Hazi Khan; they briefly explained about the schemes to the villagers such as Sukanya Subhalaxmi Yojana, Vidhwa…

  • BDC meeting_30012016Soochna Seva team participated in Block Development Committee (BDC) Meeting, Chamba Block Tehri Gharwal

    Block Development Committees have been formed at each block in order to perform the functions of planning, implementing and monitoring rural development schemes and projects under the Community Development Programmes. The committee constitutes a chairperson, vice chairperson, BDO, CDO including other members of various other departments. Soochna Seva team chamba block (Tehri Gharwal) regularly…

  • Aq6IBuX_DsHkRByRLqo4myT6V_9S_9yUXu1IlXsHZyghThe 100-day ‘Jawabdehi Yatra’ comes to an end

    March 10, 2016, marked the last day of the 100-day Jawaabdehi Yatra. Thousands of people participated in the concluding march in Jaipur from the Albert Hall to the Vidhan Sabha, demanding a strong Accountability Law. DEF Founder-Director Osama Manzar, who participated in the Yatra on multiple occasions, was also in the rally. He said, “The Yatra has generated almost 9,000 grievances from people…

  • casestory5Instilling The Thirst For Knowledge & Learning

    This is the story of an Indian tribal man and the onset of a thirst for learning in him as a result of the nudge given by the Soochna Seva team. The story revolves around 40-year-old Bharat Singh Bheel (son of Gyan Singh Bheel) who could only study till Grade VIII but had passed with middle class division. Bheel has four children and owns 40 to 50 acres of land. Though his wife is an anganwadi…

  • img1EU - Info Access Partners Exposure visit and Review Workshop - 18-20 May 2016 - AHMEDABAD -schedule, venue and accommodation

    A workshop has been scheduled for Improving access to information of Public Schemes in BRGF district of India from May 18-20, 2016 in Ahmedabad to discuss the ground issues, achievements, challenges, finance, expected collaboration and sustainability of the project. The workshop aimed at sharing updates on the progress of individual partner in terms of results and how services can be strengthen…

  • imageDurkhal Primary School Becomes Regular after Villagers’ Intervention

    Durkhal is a small revenue village of Chandragiri GP in Kashipur block under Rayagada district, Odisha. Most of the villagers are tribal. They are very poor and illiterate. A total of 110 families live in the village. There is very little agricultural land in the village. The farming on the hills is the only source of subsistence. The illiteracy and malnutrition in the village especially among…

  • DSC028771State Consultation On ‘Strengthening Access & Delivery of Government Schemes Information & Entitlements in Jharkhand’ 24th April, 2017

    A State consultation on “Strengthening Governance and Citizen Engagement Digitally for Last Mile Access and Delivery of Public Schemes Information and Entitlements” is being organised on 24th April 2017 in Ranchi Jharkhand. The Consultation is an initiative of 5 implementing partners and European Union as an alliance to identify innovations and best practices regarding access and delivery of…

  • IMG_9553EUROPEAN UNION CSO Meet 2017, Ranchi Jharkhand (25th – 27th April)

    This year 3 days review meeting has been scheduled in Hotel Maple Wood, Ranchi Jharkhand. The agenda is to discuss the ground issues, achievements, challenges, finance, expected collaboration and sustainability of the 14 projects. The review aimed at sharing updates on the progress of individual partner in terms of results and how services can be strengthen and reach out to the last mile…

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