NRM – Case Study – Abburkatte watershed project 2011 | ODP Mysore

Farmer: Mr. C.M. Chengappa Survey number: 13/26 Land holdings: 2 Acres Family members: 5 C.M. Chengappa, a small farmer from Abburkatte watershed area of Somwarpet Taluk in Kodagu District, owns 2 acres of land which is located in the upper part of the village. Due to this reason, soil erosion was very high during the rainy season from runoff rain water, which drastically reduced soil fertility and yield. He was harvesting a meager 150 KGs of coffee for…

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CHILDLINE – Case Study – Juber, the snack seller boy – Rescued -2011 | ODP Mysore

Juber, aged 13 years was sighted selling snacks in the streets of Shanthinagara, Mysore. His father had died a few years ago and he lived with his mother and elder sister. They were very poor and to meet the needs of the family they were making and selling pickles and other eatables. CHILDLINE contacted the mother of the boy and persuade her to join the boy in the school. Educational help was given for one year. Now Juber is…

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CHILDLINE – Case Study – Two boys sold away by parents -Rescued -2011 | ODP Mysore

Ajay aged 6 and Ganesh aged 4 were sold away by their parents Ravi and Manjula who lived in Sathagalli slum of Mysore city. They were very poor and lived from hand to mouth. In the face of acute poverty they had sold their sons to an auto-rickshaw driver from Shanthinagar. On 28.02.2011, 6 months after they were parted with the children, CHILDLINE, Mysore learnt about the incident and rescued the boys after obtaining information with great difficulty…

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