Sowing the seeds today to reap a new tomorrow
26 February 2021
The Covid-19 outbreak in 2020 had brought about unprecedented suffering and anxiety across the globe. The lockdown enforced followed by the widespread of this pandemic, shattered the businesses worldwide. This had caused grave impact on the street vendors and small time business workers in the matter of hours, leaving them with distressing uncertainties.
Everyday had become a battle for the human race to survive the economic impact of the pandemic. With the lockdown that lasted for several months, the low income group workers were facing hardships every now and then. The livelihood of the street vendors were thrown into turmoil, whose daily wage depends on being in public spaces. A 35-year-old Ravi Kumar from the tribal village of Chamba District in Himachal Pradesh was also among the millions of sufferers.