Persecuted at home, Rohingya refugees in Bengaluru are still grasping at straws

The bamboo fenced tarpaulin tents, glass scraps, and the silence in the refugee camps, however, do not deter the children from pursuing their education.  Bengaluru: Somewhere in the middle of the IT hub in Bengaluru, a makeshift road diverts from the bustling city. The road leads to a row of tarpaulin tents hauled up by […]

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Bengaluru’s Rohingyas have no access to basic facilities

Lockdown ended rag picking, their source of income Bengaluru: Rohingya refugees living in Dasarahalli near Hebbal are struggling to make a living because they are not entitled to any facilities. Tagged illegal immigrants on Indian soil, they cannot avail of rations or basic medical facilities. The only identity they hold is the United Nations Human […]

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