Rajasthan

Temple carvers unite against scourge of silicosis Democracy

Temple carvers unite against scourge of silicosis

Pindwara, a small town in Sirohi district of Rajasthan, is the main hub for India’s temple-building industry. In the past three years, this sector has been found to spread fatal disease and death through silicosis among men, some as young as 19 years. The Swaminarayan sect’s imposing Akshardham temple, Bihar and Jharkhand’s Jain mandirs, renovations…
BJP MLA Banwari Lal Singhal

BJP MLA Banwari Lal Singhal

Banwari Lal Singhal, a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislator from Alwar city constituency wrote a letter to the chief secretary asking for skirts to…