419 families evicted from Kanha National Park in 75, No compensation yet...

Rupchand Panchtilak from Ekta Parishad in Balaghat district in MP is talking to a Baiga adivasi Samal Singh Dhurve who was evicted from Kanha National park in 1975 and have not been given any land or compensation. There are 419 families like this and they have captured Govt land on an abandoned dairy.Samal says we think it is our Govt but the Govt does not care for us. They are agitating from 1999 but have got no support from the Govt yet. Rupchand Ji is at 08989800976

Posted on: Jan 09, 2014. Tags: Rupchand Panchtilak

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.