ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

A+| A| A-

More on Sonagachi

The response of the Durbar Mahila Samanwaya Committee (DMSC) Kolkata (March 10, 2007) to my article ‘National AIDS Control Programme: A Critique’ (January 13, 2007) does not refute the substantive facts stated by me.

I have not claimed facts from any new DMSC survey conducted among new recruits only. The figures of new recruits are culled from their own follow-up surveys of their project which began in 1992. I have referred to their surveys till 2001, covering a decade’s existence.

To read the full text Login

Get instant access

New 3 Month Subscription
to Digital Archives at

₹826for India

$50for overseas users


(-) Hide

EPW looks forward to your comments. Please note that comments are moderated as per our comments policy. They may take some time to appear. A comment, if suitable, may be selected for publication in the Letters pages of EPW.

Back to Top