Every year on World Environment Day, a new environmental cause is laid focus on, facts are put forth, policies are made and an urgency to tackle them is imparted on a global front. But are we really justifying the importance of this day?
When I met him, I was struck by his humility and simple demeanour. Over a period of 3 days I worked, stayed and chatted with him closely at Salaiban, a remote tribal village in northern Maharashtra. This is his story.