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Provision packets being prepared for distribution to transgender women in Secunderabad.

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Vegetables and rations distributed to migrant families in Ahmed Nagar.

Munir Begum, her son, and daughter.

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

"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…

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…

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.

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.

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.


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…

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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