NEW: 'We Talk to Women When They Come to Collect Pads'
This interview was conducted with an Anganwadi Worker in Rajasthan in Hindi on 8 May 2023, and has been translated.
The Inside Districts series was started by the Accountability Initiative at the Centre for Policy Research in 2020 immediately after the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic in India to document the oft-overlooked stories of government workers and officials working in the frontlines in rural areas.
They were critical to the country's success in the pandemic. But who are these people? What are their challenges and aspirations? How are longstanding development challenges being addressed, policies being implemented? Through this website, you will know them and much more.