Tamil Nadu Slum Clearance Board

No water for a week, Perumbakkam women stage protest 

A week without water, thirsty resettled families stage protests, call for TNSCB to act

published on : 22nd January 2020

TNSCB admits to skipping social impact audits before evictions

SIAs are mandated by law to ensure that evicted families are given fair compensation.

published on : 16th December 2019

Resettled 25 kms away from home, these daily wage workers fear loss of livelihood

These families who lived very close to the Vanagaram fish market are worried how their childrens' education will pan out as relocation means shifting to new schools.

published on : 12th November 2019

Buildings ready, but schools yet to function in Perumbakkam

Construction of the buildings was over 3 years ago but education department is yet to start schools in it.

published on : 19th October 2019

Chennai's relocated urban poor face livelihood crisis in faraway lands 

Shifted to Perumbakkam about 30 kms away from their earlier residence, many in the new locality find very fewer opportunities to earn their bread.

published on : 1st October 2019

In Chennai's resettlement colony hospital, even sanitary worker attends to patients

As the sole doctor stays only for two hours, the hospital staff and until recently, even a sanitary worker, was prescribing medicines the rest of the day.  

published on : 20th September 2019