Hyderabad: Even because the political leaders are reiterating their dedication to resolve civic issues forward of the civic polls, a number of NGOs are working laborious to encourage folks’s participation in your entire electoral course of.
To extend public participation in polls, a number of particular person activists and NGOs within the metropolis are working parallel campaigns with political leaders by reaching out to folks on the bottom stage.
One such marketing campaign is being run by Apni Duniya Social Welfare Affiliation. “Some concrete measures must be initiated by the candidates who’re elected. For that to occur, folks ought to know their points and the candidates, earlier than they arrive out to vote. Politicians, who go to the homes of poor folks whereas campaigning, overlook their guarantees as soon as they’re elected and since this has been taking place each single time, folks have misplaced religion and plenty of have stopped voting,” mentioned Mohammed Shafi, president of Apni Duniya Social Welfare Affiliation.
“Now, we have now taken up this marketing campaign to encourage folks to vote by guaranteeing help from our NGO to pursue their points with the politicians,” he added.
Equally, COVA Peace Community in collaboration with the College of Hyderabad (UoH) has produced a 30-minute documentary on the latest Hyderabad floods to boost the difficulty of encroachments forward of the elections.
“The target of the documentary is to indicate the method of unlawful encroachments, legalisation of encroached lands, and the fraudulent sale of lands to frequent folks, who find yourself paying the worth, each by way of flooding of their homes and their demolition by authorities,” mentioned Dr Mazher Hussain, director of the movie.