Joshimath Ground Report: Victims demand loan moratorium; insurance claims denied4 min read 12 Jan 2023, 08:00 PM IST
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Mahatma Singh Pawar is one of the victims of the Joshimath crisis. Pawar has been running the guest house in the holy town since 2018. Mint viewed his six-room guest house and saw that every single room, washroom, as well as kitchen, have developed approx 4 cm of cracks. Pawar said the cracks developed 4-5 days ago, and they are widening day by day. Pawar sniffled and said he has a loan of ₹20 lakh to pay. In the past few days, Pawar has earned only ₹100 each day from his restaurant which is located on the ground floor of his guest house.