Villagers oppose mining work in Latehar, Jharkhand

Prakash Oraon from village Newari in Latehar district of Jharkhand says that people in his village are protesting against work of TCML ( A joint venture of Hindalco and Tata Power) from a week but the company is contuning their work. He alleges that for breaking the people’s resistance company is using brokers who are supplying liquor and other intoxicating stuff to people in the village. After strong protest company has stopped work for a day but has not removed their equipment as demanded. For more Mr Oraon can be reached at 08969490222

Posted on: Jul 16, 2011. Tags: LATEHAR MINING PRAKASH ORAON

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