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by Paroma Maiti
“Calcutta Rescue” is a voluntary organization founded in the UK by Dr. Jack Preger in 1979, committed to the task of, as the name clearly suggests, “rescuing” Calcutta. It has a number of altruistic functions to its credit ranging from offering medical treatment to those who cannot afford it, to providing literacy to the underprivileged.  Calcutta has always been a city of incongruities, a disparity that has only grown more glaring in the phase of post-globalization, so that alongside increasing prosperity and swanky development, there are teeming multitudes that are homeless and... [more]
Posted by Paroma Maiti on 5/31/10