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Why do Delhi’s homeless prefer streets to shelters?

Some estimates suggest that more than 100,000 homeless people live in Delhi.

Many die every year as temperatures plummet to near freezing.

But many prefer to brave the streets rather than go to homeless shelters.

Video produced by Pratiksha Ghildial, filmed and edited by Sanjay Ganguly

  • 05 Feb 2016
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