Destruction in reserve forest reported by locals but forest dept blame locals!

Khuturam Sunani from Nuapada district in Odisha is telling us that in Padbhera reserve forest some unknown people have destroyed forest in a huge area in last 2 months. Locals have informed the forest department but they have not taken up any action. When a section of local media is taking up the issue they are putting the blame on locals which is highly unjustified and need to be investigated. For more Khuturam Ji can be reached at 09437657625

Posted on: Jul 20, 2013. Tags: FOREST KHUTURAM SUNANI

Adivasis will be forced to go to Maoists if atrocities of forest dept continues...

Khuturam Sunani from Nuapada district of Odisha is telling various stories of ill treatment of adivasis by forest department. These adivasis are living on forest land from many generations and according to Forest Rights act till decision is taken on applications for land deeds no one can be evicted. If this eviction continues he fears that adivais will be forced to help Maoists. For more Sunani Ji can be reached at 09437657625

Posted on: Jul 02, 2013. Tags: FOREST KHUTURAM SUNANI

Adivasi woman alleges her husband was shot by police while he was fishing...

Khuturam Sunani in Kumna block of Nuapada district of Odisha is talking to an adivasi woman Rayamati Majhi who tells her that on 8th January her husband Habe Majhi was fishing when security forces who were patrolling the area fired and injured him and one more person Hari Majhi. Both of them are in hospital in Sambalpur. She says they are landless and fishing was their source of income. For more Sunani Ji can be reached at 09937712646

Posted on: Jan 11, 2013. Tags: Khuturam Sunani

School building work in Adivasi village started 6 years ago, Not completed yet

Khuturam Sunani is telling us about adivasi village of Mahuljharan in Khariar block of Nuapada district. He talks to a villager Hutasan Majhi who tells him that in his village Govt started a school in 2000. First they made a hut for the school and money was sanctioned in 2006 for the school buiding. In 2010 the Govt sent some more money but after six years the work is still not complete. There are 30 students and two teachers in the school. For more Sunani Ji can be reached at 09437657625

Posted on: Dec 21, 2012. Tags: EDUCATION KHUTURAM SUNANI

Odisha: 500 acre land under flooded water but Govt is not helping

Khuturam Sunani in Nuapada district of Odisha is talking to a farmer who tells him that his 32 acre of land has been submerged under Udanti river which flows from Chhattisarh to the area. The farmer says more than 500 acre of land in around 60-70 villages have gone under water but government has not done anything to help the farmers. He says first the government should be compensating the farmers and then should be building embankment to save more lands in future. For more Sunani Ji can be reached at 09437657625

Posted on: Jul 11, 2012. Tags: KHUTURAM SUNANI LAND ODISHA WATER

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