Rourkela steel plant expanding amidst protest from adivasis with police help...

Deme Oraon is calling from Rourkela in Odisha and says Rourkela Steel plant has begun to build a compound wall with Police help in Barkani village nearby. Adivasi villagers have been opposing it and have done protests but suddenly company has started work today with police support.Govt is not only violating law but destroying livelihood of Adivasis, he alleges. He requests us to request Govt to not violate law and take away livelihood of adivasis. For more Deme Oraon@9438539549.

Posted on: Dec 03, 2014. Tags: Deme Oraon

Impact: Adivasis to get possession of Community land after Swara report...

Deme Oraon is calling from Kaparmunda village in Birsa block of Sundargarh district in Odisha. He says I had recorded a message on 18th September on Swara saying administration was not allowing adivasis to use village common land for collective cultural program in his village. I am thankful that many of you called the collector and Govt did a meeting 2 days after the report and this week we will get possession of the community land. For more Deme Ji is at 09438539549

Posted on: Nov 01, 2013. Tags: DEME ORAON LAND

Elephants destroying our houses, crops from 2 weeks, Govt not helping...

Deme Oraon from Kapatmunda panchayat of Bisra Block, Sundergarh dist, odisha is telling that since last 15 days a group of elephants coming to their area and have destroyed houses and paddy fields. Neither the forest officials nor the district administration coming to help after several requests.As it is rainy season many families are forced to live in open and you are requested to help. For more detail you can reach Deme ji at 09438539549

Posted on: Aug 05, 2013. Tags: Deme Oraon

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