Home For Homeless Folk

Home For Homeless Folk, is it a topic worth discussing? Ever noticed homeless people struggling road side. Next time you go outside or on any trip, please try to understand the pain of those homeless people.

Homeless folk sleeping in the street and families with no home doing their daily routine in open sky and never care about the famous term privacy. People create boundary in society so that their privacy enjoy private space

How we describe homelessness 

Homeless folk, is living on the street and moving between temporary stay, but in my opinion, living in a home that is below the minimum standard and lacks secure tenure is also homeless. We are staying in the city and living in rented apartment is also a type of homelessness. So we living in rented property and one living in roadside both are in the same group. So i am a homeless and disire of home for homeless is obvious….Let’s Continue…

Homeless and Lifeless
Homeless and Lifeless

Poverty makes people constrained, the situation one never saw it forces to see. Poverty changes circumstance of circumstances. it creates situation in which I/we compelled to be helpless. Ourt tendency is to first see and then ignore and we also ignore those helpless and homeless citizens.

Those folks are really very strong because living in open sky and road side is really really a sad situation. you read in news paper and watch in television that problem of homeless is spread on high scale and home for everyone drive is going on but still you and i witness many homeless people on road side and realise home for everyone must there. some of us ignore them too.

क्या रोना क्या धोना
उसी फुटपाथ पे है सोना
दो वक्त की रोटी मिले तो खाना
वरना खाली पेट है सोना।
अजीब सी लाचारी बताता हूं
गरीबी की दास्तां…….

Preetam Kashyap from Amar Ujala Kavya
Homeless Folk
Homeless Folk

Documentation on Homeless Folk

Documentation of homeless folk if very dificult process because it require counting of homeless folk and counting of homeless population is extremely difficult because of these reasone.

  • Lack of clear definition of homelessness
  • Mobility of the population
  • Cyclical Nature of homelessness
  • They are reluctent to be interviewed
  • They remain invisible even to most diligint researcher
  • There is no uniform method of counting the homeless

Cencus Of Govt For Homeless 2011

Government of India has done cencus of homeless household in 2011. Total homeless household in India is 1.77 million for which 0.83 Lac folk are from rural areas and 0.93 Lac are from urban areas. If we talk about bihar than total homeless folks are 45584 in which 32993 are from rural areas and 12591 from urban areas.

Population of Homeless Household
Population of Homeless Household

Some informative books on homeless folk i found in amazon is sharing, you can get some in depth idea.

Whenever you go or wherever you travel always keep you eye open and try to understand those homeless folk lifestyle. sometimes when you try to speak with them they might react in violent manner. poverty, struggle and reality of life has changed their behavior. those folks need the help of society and the government. it is difficult for a single man to help them out so urge our government and society to help them out.

Life on Street
Life on Street

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Anish Kumar Singh

Amature Photographer and Content Writer. From History to Street to landscape to Food everything.

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