69% Of Cow-Related Violence In UP Over 9 Years After Yogi Adityanath Took Charge, Attacks Nationwide Grow Deadlier

  Bulandshahr: A view of vehicles that were damaged after violence erupted in Uttar Pradesh’s Bulandshahr where a police Inspector was attacked and shot dead by a Hindu mob protesting against alleged cow slaughter while a young man was gunned down in unexplained circumstances on December 3, 2018.In 2018 alone, Uttar Pradesh saw four deaths …Read More

In UP’s Race To Be Free Of Open Defecation, Enthusiasm For Toilets Evident–As Are Fudged Data

  An elderly woman standing outside her half-constructed toilet at Bhagwan Pur, Mohan Gunj, Lucknow. The village was declared open defecation-free in June 2018. Our investigations reveal that even as toilet usage and awareness has grown in Uttar Pradesh, the race to declare districts open defecation-free has led to inflated official figures and shoddy toilet …Read More