A Crisis of Hunger: a ground report on the repercussions of COVID-19 related lockdown on Delhi’s vulnerable populations - one pager

A Crisis of Hunger: a ground report on the repercussions of COVID-19 related lockdown on Delhi’s vulnerable populations - one pager

Centre for Policy Research
27 March 2020

The lock-down in response to COVID-19 has created an unprecedent food crisis in Delhi, leaving daily wageworkers highly vulnerable. The situation is particularly critical in violence affected areas in north-east Delhi, where displaced households are returning to damaged homes and seeking housing in hostile conditions. This report draws on conversations with civil society organisations with deep networks on ground to highlight lacunae in Delhi government’s recently announced relief measures, and point to possible solutions.

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