Govt illegally enlarging area of municipality in tribal district, Pls help us fight

Lily Kujur from Rourkela, Sundergarh Dist, Odisha is telling that as per law there should not be any municipality in a tribal district but now the Govt is planning to upgrade Rourkela municipality to a corporation which will include many tribal villages inside it. We adivasis will loose many rights if our villages are incorporated in a municipal corporation. Please help us fight this illegal act. For more details you can reach Lily ji at 09777257189.

Posted on: Nov 01, 2013. Tags: Lily Kujur

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