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For The Walmiki Brothers, The Maharashtra Govt’s Broken Promises Litter The Road To Rio

A dilapidated 10x10 sq ft shanty situated in darkness below a flight of stairs leading to Marine Lines Station, in urban Mumbai, is the residence of Devinder Walmiki, currently in the Indian hockey squad for Rio 2016. His story and that of his brother Yuvraj exposes the cavalier treatment and dismal conditions that our players are subjected to despite winning laurels for the country.