Forest officers terrorising adivasis who have applied under Forest Rights Act

Durga Prasad Jharia is calling from Seoni district in MP and is telling us that forest officials visited Jhamar Raiyat village in Lakhnadon block today and are terrorizing the adivasis who are living on forest land for a long time as he speaks. They have applied under Forest Rights Act and the forest officials have brought some of the adivasis to local forest office. You are requested to call Ranger Gopal Singh at 09424794178. For more Jharia Ji can be reached at 08889648583

Posted on: Jul 08, 2013. Tags: DURGAPRASAD JHARIA FOREST

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