Malda and Murshidabad

TCN Series: Visit to Malda and Murshidabad

Hundreds of thousands of them are half-fed. Many hundreds border starvation. But when it comes to politics it seems it runs in their blood. In villages after villages in Murshidabad and Malda – two of India’s heavily Muslim populated districts – you will hardly find a home without a symbol of one party or the other: generally Congress or CPM. Despite the fact that neither did enough to improve their lot over the decades.

Part 1 : Lok Sabha elections: Mood of Muslims in Malda and Murshidabad

Part 2 : Mazars in Malda reminder of advent of Islam in Eastern India

Part 3 : A visit to the ruins of magnificent Muslim past in Malda and Murshidabad

Part 4 : Who is to be blamed for backwardness of Malda and Murshidabad?

Part 5 : Educational awareness spreading: Silver lining in dark Malda and Murshidabad

Part 6 : Ganges eroding Malda, Murshidabad, rendering lakhs of people homeless

Part 7 : Charity Alliance rekindling hope among the hopeless in Murshidabad