If land goes under dam we'll be completely destroyed says adivasi farmer

Omprakash Baghel in visiting Jajga village in Udaipur block of Surguja district in Chhattisarh where Ultra Power plant company wants to build a dam on Red river. He talks to villagers who tell him that they are getting united to fight to stop it. They say farming is the only source of livelihood for them and if their land goes under submergence then they will be completely destroyed. So they will fight it out tooth and nail. BaghelJi@09669488852

Posted on: Dec 25, 2013. Tags: LAND OMPRAKASH BAGHEL

Recording a report on CGNet Swara

Search Reports »

Loading

Supported By »


Environics Trust
Gates Foundation
Hivos
International Center for Journalists
IPS Media Foundation
MacArthur Foundation
Sitara
UN Democracy Fund


Android App »


Click to Download



Post a Comment

To record your comment, please call and leave a message at +91-80500 68000. Recording your comment in audio format will ensure that it is accessible to all CGNet Swara users, most of whom lack Internet access and access the reports via phone.

This article has been made possible because of financial support from the IPS Media Foundation. If you are a journalist and would like to apply for financial support, you may apply at www.ipsmf.org; however, please bear in mind that your application does not guarantee any financial support and is merely an expression of interest by you for financial support. Any financial support to be extended will be at the sole discretion of IPS Media Foundation.