Neelachal Ispat Nigam
Author: Usha Ramanathan, Honorary Fellow of the Centre for the Study of Developing Societies, New Delhi
On January 2, 2006, police opened fire on tribals who were preventing the takeover of their land for setting up industries in Kalinganagar in Orissa. Twelve tribals were killed. A journey through Kalinganagar tracked the trouble unerringly to...
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Author: People’s Union for Civil Liberties (PUCL), Orissa [India]
By not conferring the tenancy rights upon the local people over the land, which has been in their possession at the time of Estate abolition in 1951, successive governments have deprived the people of their legal rights over land and livelihood...The...
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