Health / Nutrition                                                  16, 4. More than 75% of work force is engaged in agriculture, but generates only 20% of state’s GDP. At present Dainik Jagran is publishing from Ranchi, Jamshedpur and Dhanbad. Since the formation of the state for almost two years Dainik Jagran published a special edition for Jharkhand from Patna. Where did the stories originate, what was the role of news agencies, in what direction did the news flow, were NGOs interviewed  / subjects of any stories. The views of the author are his own and not those the organization with which he is associated. Basic infrastructure / industry                                   9, 5. We are investigating the inputs,” sources said. Some pages are almost same in all the editions of the state but mostly on these pages superficial news gets the space. This will start process of power transfer into public hands and this system is operational in hundreds of villages. The Jharkhand government is determined to provide a fresh start to the poor tribals, through the organisation named ‘Bandhan Kangar’. Remove some to bookmark this image. The main sources of news for the newspapers coming out from the capital Ranchi are departmental minister’s statements, their interviews and their speeches during different programmes. After the state’s formation newspaper’s circulation has increased. Most of the news sources are the department secretaries or ministers. Journalists associated with newspapers on regular basis are neither sensitive about social concerns nor the newspaper working system allows them to be so. Developed by FTI Consulting India Private Limited For RESPONSIBLE MICA INITIATIVE 1.EXECUTIVE SUMMARY The Jharkhand Sustainable Mica policy framework and vision has been prepared on the basis of consultations with members of civil society, industry and local community stakeholders; to address lack of a holistic … and if there is then it will be nothing more than statements by some ministers or leaders. If it’s for common man, sadly newspaper’s role in empowering people of poorest districts is becoming very limited. The state of Jharkhand came into being on 15 November 2000 after a century-old demand articulated by the people of central India. Take underprivileged persons from the forests, whose skill sets are related to the forests and land, and bring them to a new environment for a better life. You are now subscribed to our newsletters. Click here to read the Mint ePaperMint is now on Telegram. There is need to educate and sensitize journalist towards subjects of education, women’s empowerment, gender inequality, dalit, tribals, strengthening of democratic institutions, education/literacy, health, environment etc. Where did the stories originate, what was the role of news agencies, in what direction did the news flow, were NGOs interviewed, Participation of deprived community like women, dalits and tribal is on a very low level in newspapers. Amongst 4000 news, only 113 is on issues of poverty and development related news. It is believed in the Jain culture that 20 of the 24 Tirthankaras attained Moksha from this place. The district magistrate or the deputy commissioner is assisted by a number of officials belonging to different wings of the administrative services of the state. In ‘Hindustan’ and ‘Hindustan Times’ editorial remarks on poorest district and local issues is almost negligible. The Pakur district is present on the North-Eastern part of the Santhal Paragana province. Minakshi Chakraborty works with Indicus Analytics. As news source voluntary organization are almost untouched till now. Looks like you have exceeded the limit to bookmark the image. News from poorest districts Dumka, Devghar, Pakud, Gaoda, Sahebganj, Palamu, West Singhbhoom, Lohardaga, Gumla, Girideeh is not there in capital’s newspapers. Some of the industrially developed areas like Bokaro and Dhanbad are in this zone. Laveesh Bhandari is an economist based in New Delhi. This representation is also not appropriate because only political, crime and other superficial news get published. Instead of making "disaster" a new more emphasis should be given on the process and causes, which results in disaster. Once removed from their traditional surroundings for a few years, they cannot return, yet the new surroundings have been unable to deliver on the initial promises and expectations. Jharkhand state is carved out from Bihar state in 2000. But there is a more serious problem that has ramifications across the country. Jharkhand is a hotbed of Naxalism, which is a cause as well as an effect of persisting poverty in the state. out of which 13 million people are poor (The World Bank, 2016). What was covered (volume of stories), what priority was given to the issues, how much coverage was in-depth, what was the news focus (page-1). Press releases of the institutions have more than 60 percent shares in local news. Jharkhand is a hotbed of Naxalism, which is a cause as well as an effect of persisting poverty in the state. Ranchi Express’s editorial remark on 30 June "this is how government campaign’s run" exposes development work. Before he was offering free education to these children, Sabar was a teacher at the Scheduled Tribe Residential Girls High School in Chaibasa district, according to a report by The New Indian Express . ET, Over 10 days of around 4000 news items that were published in the Capital’s newspapers only 3 items were about the poorest districts. On January 9, 2021, Police arrested two Maoists from Sasangsal under the Goeilkera Police Station area in West Singhbhum District. Sudhir Pal Manthan Yuva Sansthan Hindpidhi,3rd StreetRanchi - 834 001 (Jharkhand)Tel : 0651-220 2202. It is published but it is not given importance. For instance there is hardly any news on gender justice, women’s empowerment, child trafficking, environment, poverty, development, malnutrition, women’s health, dalits, weaker section etc. The edition system in newspapers is directly affecting the poorest districts. The unskilled nature of work is such that higher wages will not come easy. Press releases (Political parties/non profit organizations)          60%, 3. In the newspapers published from Ranchi, except Ranchi there is almost negligible news on rest of the 10 poorest districts. After the state’s formation newspaper’s circulation has increased. There is editorial remark on "Extremism in Jharkhand" in Prabhat Khabar on 3 July. Effort should be in direction of preparing more and more investigative reports. Others                                                                            0.5 -  1%. Editorial comments on local issues can be seen in ‘Ranchi Express’ and ‘Prabhat Khabar sometimes. Pakur has one major sub-division as Pakur. Colourful newspapers are being published from Jharkhand but because of increased circulation and additional pages in the newspapers, their standard is decreasing. For some, social service is such a passion where they come forward to help others while ignoring their own sufferings. He is struggling to feed his own family, but is also helping the poor and the destitute in the chilling cold. The Naxal movement started with deprivation and a demand for justice and dignity. Problem for the newspapers is that it is necessary to cover geographical distance of 100 kilometers in a fixed time (generally by 4 o’clock in the morning) and for this, editions start printing and dispatching from 9 o’clock in the night. The situation at the grassroots and its effect on public life is not been the subjects for newspapers. Despite near-universal electricity access, the quality of supply remains poor, and households frequently rely on backup lighting fuels like kerosene; 2. Investigative news                                                              3 - 4 %, 4. The  number of factual and investigative reports is continuously decreasing in newspapers. There was an editorial by the title ‘disgusting, inhumane, shameful’ in 5 July’s Ranchi Express. Because of this these communities are not much talked about in newspapers and their issues are also not considered with sensitivity. There is need to revise and reviews subjects of journalism. We find that correlation between poverty and mining is far more significant than that between forests and poverty. Spatial analysis shows a high concentration of poverty in the mining areas for example. Over 10 days of around 4000 news items that were published in the Capital’s newspapers only 3 items were about the poorest districts. Voluntary organizations generally have statistics and status information on many issues but usually voluntary organizations stay away from the newspapers. Prabhat Khabar, Hindustan is also publishing from Ranchi, Jamshedpur and Dhanbad. Jharkhand Ration card … According to one estimate the total circulation of all the newspapers is around 10 lakhs. NGO news gets published only if you have personal relation with them. They pointed to various households in Line Mohalla. The density of Jharkhand state in the current decade is 1072 per sq mile. In news priorities politics and crime is definitely on the top. New Delhi: The poverty ratio in Jharkhand declined to 39.1 per cent in 2009-10 from 45.3 per cent five years ago because of economic growth and poverty alleviation programmes, the government said on Thursday. News in the Jharkhand page of the newspaper has remained limited to Bokaro, Jamshedpur, Dhanbad, Hazaribag only. There should be consideration on increasing the share of news. Both the arrestees were … 9 is set for the news from capital and other districts of Jharkhand. The Jharkhand government has suspended a key district welfare official in Dhanbad for not following due process and accepting applications without verification for the Centre’s pre-Matric scholarships for poor minority students, according to the Indian Express. Separately, accounts of two banking correspondents have been frozen over alleged involvement in the scam. Ranchi Express’s editorial remark on 3 July is voice of "Local expectation". NEW DELHI: Jharkhand is set to become the first state to launch an employment guarantee scheme for urban poor on the lines of the Mahatma Gandhi Employment Guarantee Act. Common man is not the base of priority for newspapers. In the 10 days study amongst 113 news of development and poverty only 4 were of poorest districts; 2 from Pakud, 1 of Gaoda and 1 from Hazaribag. Jharkhand state was formed on 15th November 2000. Chronic poverty seems to be disproportionately high among the state's historically marginalized groups, especially the tribal population. The entire eastern belt of Jharkhand, close to West Bengal, has a high concentration of poverty. Lead stories are nothing more than the tussle between government leaders, whereas news of traditional administration system is sign of important change. Collecting facts on grassroots level and writing reports is not happening. The state is rich in mineral resources and poor in agricultural production. News of one district doesn’t reach to the other. Therefore the government’s public announcements appear prominently on newspaper pages but there are no investigative articles on what is the status of these schemes at the. Reaching there is a travail that most people avoid, according to Oraon. Complete cleanliness campaign inaugurated           Ranchi Express          5 July, (During this period superficial political word wars and political news remained the lead news). In some newspapers ‘anchor space’ on the first page is already fixed for the development news. 1 July’s Ranchi Express both editorial remarks are related to education and children’s rights respectively. Jharkhand scholarship scam: CBI tracks online trail from Bihar to Jharkhand district at heart of probe. More than 70 per cent of people in this state live in rural areas (Government of Jharkhand, 2017a: 57), and around 37 per cent of the state’s population are classified as living below the poverty line (BPL). Poverty and development related news is published from Randhi Dateline. On an averages newspapers published from the capital have 18 pages and page no. Deoghar has one major sub-division as Deoghar. In case you can’t find any email from our side, please check the spam folder. Your session has expired, please login again. Due to editions newspapers have become completely "local". It is a chief Jain pilgrimage site and the holy place for Jains. The well-known Naxal war zones of Jharkhand—Palamu, Chatra, Latehar, Gumla and Lohardaga—are home to almost a fifth of the state’s poor population. Political allegation -counter allegations, announcements by chief minister or ministers are on top in the priority list. Jharkhand - Jharkhand - People: Nearly two-fifths of the population of Jharkhand consists of various indigenous peoples classified as Scheduled Tribes, as well as members of the Scheduled Castes (formerly called “untouchables”; groups that officially occupy a low position within the Indian caste hierarchy). There are reviews on poorest districts in editorial pages. That includes advertising  by the state government. And as said before, there is no representation of news from poorest districts in capital’s newspapers. There is also need to review traditional style and form of news. Therefore the government’s public announcements appear prominently on newspaper pages but there are no investigative articles on what is the status of these schemes at the  grassroots level and how much people living in marginalized and poorest districts are benefiting from these development schemes. Disposablesyringes are being used again and again  Ranchi Express          1 July, 7. 13JU11300014) Under the guidance of Dr Hareram Mohanty ( Research Co- Supervisor) Former Associate Dean IBS Bhubaneshwar Odisha, India Dr. B. M. Singh ( Research … Clearly, the run to the 2019 elections is on. Four forest employees murdered by slitting necks   Ranchi Express          2 July, 8. doctors will be reinstated on contracts for villages   Ranchi Express        3 July, 9. Electricity problem                                                  8, 3. Today there is need for newspapers to take on a strong and active role. There should be consideration on increasing the share of news  of deprived communities. If there is news than it will be of crime or merely statements of the minister or MLA of that particular area. The detail analysis of Population Census 2011 published by Govt. Who We Are The Rural Development Department of Government of Jharkhand (GoJ) has established a separate and autonomous society named as "Jharkhand State livelihood Promotion society"(JSLPS) which works as a nodal agency for effective implementation of livelihood READ MORE ... Our Mission Self-Help Groups (SHGs) are found to have not only positively impacted the social capital and … Annual per capita income is also low. District experience average rainfall of 1200 mm and covering area of 1809.64 Sq.Km. It does not mean that news related to these issues is not published. Women’s labour has special significance in the life of Santhal (Adivasi tribe) families; they work hard in the day to raise two square meals for their family. goes largely unreported. The scheme called Mukhyamantri Shramik Yojna will guarantee 100 days of work in a financial year for urban unskilled labourers.The new scheme would have a provision to pay an unemployment allowance if the state fails … If news on poverty and development is analysed, it will be clear that newspapers   give priority to news with negative tone. And neither is important news of the poorest districts reaching to the capital. The official in Dhanbad was found not following the due process while accepting applications for Centre's pre-matric scholarship scheme. In Jharkhand, USHA and Central Mine Planning and Design Institute have come together to set up 20 Silai Schools around the mining areas in Dhanbad district. Poorest districts are the most affected by edition systems of the newspapers. One such person is a young man called Bhola Prasad from the district headquarters of Latehar in Jharkhand. There should be collective initiative in a direction so that news has positive impact. Oops! Because the editorial pages for these two newspapers come from Delhi edition so editorial page is same as Delhi. Jharkhand’s newspapers provided momentum to the struggle for a separate state that continued for more than three decades. Newspapers publishing from the capital do not have space for the news from these  districts. Pages in the newspaper have increased and now daily newspaper editions have no less than 16-18 pages. "The percentage of people living below poverty line in Jharkhand has declined from 45.3 per cent in 2004-05 to 39.1 per cent in 2009-10. Front-page news is mostly negative. For many generations, the poor have been settling in and around mining and basic industry centres in search of better livelihoods. The Deoghar district is present on the North-East part of the Jharkhand state. In such a situation, this scheme has increased self-reliance now among the poorest of poor families. Good relationship should be developed between media, civil society and NGO so that all three supplement each other. Electric sub stations tenders will be cancelled     Ranchi Express          27 June, 3. In the newspapers published from Ranchi, except Ranchi there is almost negligible news on rest of the 10 poorest districts. News in the Jharkhand page of the newspaper has remained limited to Bokaro, Jamshedpur, Dhanbad, Hazaribag only. Most of the news is simply tussle between political parties and government leaders. It was carried out across six districts in the state – … The Parasnath Hill is situated in Giridih district of Jharkhand. People of Ulirajabasa, a village in Khuntpani Block in West Singhbhum district of Jharkhand, did not get ration in September-December 2018 and February 2019, for one month in 2017 and for three months in 2016. Most of the developmental and social concern related issues, which are published in the newspapers, are written by the freelancers. This remark was strong criticism on panchayat’s decision to burn two women alive who were blamed to be witches. The poverty level in Jharkhand, as measured by the Tendulkar Committee, is one of the highest amongst all large states with high levels in both rural and the urban parts. But in Jharkhand newspapers this anchor space mostly has news from foreign sources. Except for one or two newspapers all offer 8 pages of colour. Netarhat: Netarhat is a town in Latehar district. A month or two earlier the same journalist received a call, this time from a man, asking if she was going to vote for the BSP. Information on development schemes                         21. A superintendent of Police, an officer belonging to Indian Police Service is entrusted with the responsibility of maintaining law and order and related issues. In the 10 days study amongst 113 news of development and poverty only 4 were of poorest districts; 2 from Pakud, 1 of Gaoda and 1 from Hazaribag. 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