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Munir Begum, her son, and daughter.

One of several women-headed households HUL assisted with provisions during the lockdown.

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"Buddhi" who lives near Siraj's house in a one-room tenement. Siraj has a long standing joking relationship with her. On regular days she provides for herself by begging near the Ahmed Nagar cemetery, but when the lockdown came into effect she was…

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Rambai irons clothes across the road from our office premises on First Lancer Road. Like many others, her livelihood came to a grinding halt with the lockdown.

Md. Siraj is delivering the provisions in an empty 25 kg rice sack.

One of several…

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Munir Begum (r) receiving rations from Md. Siraj (l).

One of several women-headed households HUL assisted with provisions during the lockdown.

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Provisions to Bashir Begum. Md. Siraj can be seen here in the photograph with the recipient. The photograph was probably clicked by his nephew Muzammil.

One of several women-headed households HUL assisted with provisions during the lockdown.

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List of items in the first batch of packets, with quantity:

Rice 5 kg
Oil 1kg
Masoor dal 1/2 kg
Tea 100 gm
Salt- 1 packet
Sugar - 1/2 kg
Milk 1/2kg
Imli (tamarind) - 1/2kg
Tomato 1 kg

The total value of the packet is Rs. 600.

These…

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Rice was a core component of the provisions that were distributed. These are 25 kg bags of Aahaar brand HMT rice kept in Siraj's house for distribution. The rice was divided into 5 kg batches for each packet of provisions.

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1. A plastic crate containing potatoes and lady fingers to be distributed. A packet of toor dal can be seen placed on a slab in the lower right corner.

2. A clear shot of the packet of toor dal seen in the previous photograph.

3. Packets of red…

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A provisions packet comprising of (l-r clockwise) rice, sugar, red chilli power, onions, lady fingers and tomatoes, potatoes, dairy whitener, [unidentified item in black plastic bag], sambar masala, Margo soap, masoor dal, toor dal, sunflower oil,…
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