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In many villages of Maharashtra, people are troubled by the scarcity of water. Dandichi Bari is also one of them. About 300 people live in this village. The girl’s people get scared after hearing the name of this village.
Maharashtra (Maharashtra) of Nashik (NasikThe scarcity of water in Dandichi Bari, 90 km away from the village, has increased so much that many new brides of the village have left their in-laws and returned to their maternal home. Due to the water crisis, these women have to travel many kilometers away from their homes to fetch water. Along with this, there are many such villages in Maharashtra where women are forced to put their lives at risk and even get down to 50 feet deep well for some water. Now the National Human Rights Commission has taken cognizance of this matter. The Human Rights Commission has claimed that unable to cope with the water scarcity situation, newly wed brides are leaving their in-laws in the village.
Women have to walk one and a half kilometers every summer from March to June. Then it takes a lot of time to fill the pot to bring water from the almost dry stream to the bottom of the hill. The NHRC has said that the situation is that many families are hesitant to marry their daughters to the men of the village.
Every single drop has to be done daily
Due to severe water crisis in Dandichi Bari village, villagers have to struggle daily for every drop of water. The commission has said that there is a gross violation of the basic human rights of those people.
There is water scarcity in many villages of Maharashtra.
In many villages of Maharashtra, people are troubled by the scarcity of water. Dandichi Bari is also one of them. About 300 people live in this village. This village falls in Surgana taluka, about 90 km from Nashik. The girl’s people get scared after hearing the name of this village. No one wants to marry his girl in this village. Women in the village have to struggle for water drop by drop. Happy married life is like a dream for the youth here. Women have to walk several kilometers for a pot of water.
In summer the situation becomes dire. The temperature usually touches 40 degree Celsius. After spending several hours, a little water can be arranged. One has to walk for one and a half kilometers to fetch water from the dry stream. The struggle does not end only after walking in the rocky area and reaching the water source. However, one has to wait for hours for water to fill the cavity of the rock.
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